Re: Similar (was: 'useful') languages
|From:||Aquamarine Demon <aquamarine_demon@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, February 16, 2002, 20:36|
>> <snip>In the fall, if all goes well, I'll be taking Japanese 1 and Yoruba
1 in the same semester. (I'm expecting Japanese 1 to be easy.) I expect
that will result in a charming Japano-African-European patios<<
Hehe... That should be interesting...
Yoruba? Coolness. Where can you learn something like that, that's what I
wanna know. At the university I'm planning on going to, I think the most
far-out language there is Basque. Of course, it's part of a Basque
Cultural Studies, and I've heard it's one of the better Basque programs,
at least in this part of the globe...
As for mixing up languages, I can't say I've done that, since I only know
English and am not even close to fluency in French, much to my own dismay...
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