where did you learn
Publicado 21 julio 2004 - 01:15
so far i have 4yrs of total english.. but all my life ive watched tv in both languages, so i dont know............ i lived in new jersey for a year, then i moved back to colombia, them i moved here to toronto 3 yrs ago... i remember it was hard to all of a sudden to learn to understand how ppl talk and their slang... thats the hard way but the best way....... then when i came here i still had a little trouble, and it just got better and better now i dont even have an accent, everyone thinks im canadian (thou im proudly colombian ! ).. its amazing how it works out that way and 4 yrs ago i could barely put a sentence together !.. the only thing that kinda sucks thou, is that sometimes its days i dont even speak spanish, so is not that i forget it, but i just loose practice..
so whats ur story?
Publicado 21 julio 2004 - 11:37
yeah, im quite bored now
You can say that again
Well, i learned most of my english at school.
I went to a private school and my teacher was from USA so she really knew how to teach english
Then from the tv i watched many chanels in english most of them from the USA and by reading
I read the four Harry Potter's books in english and then i moved to Canada so i have to speak english here tough my english is not very good (i've been living here in Canada just 3 months )
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|haha a cute 4 yr old?........ awwwwwwwwwwwwww .. i bet ur still cute!!!|
Thanks a lot Margah ...
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Publicado 29 julio 2004 - 03:14
I should say that i've never traveled to a foreign country (i'm mexican), so my english is not so good as i wish, (does it matter?).
How Misanthrope said listen and repeat songs is wonderfull way to get the pronunciaton. so i wish to learn more about this language, but study german is now my task.
Editado por samuel_077, 29 julio 2004 - 18:10 .
Publicado 30 julio 2004 - 15:48
But at school i learned mostly writing and grammar wich is really what im good at (i think). The pronunciation, slangs and stuff learned from TV, movies and music.
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I started study when I was 4 years old
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When I was 11 years old I went to New York where I improve my english.
Now I´m in a new academy I´m looking forward to being in America agian so I need more english vocabulary.
Editado por SHaKa_BaVLi, 17 octubre 2004 - 04:56 .
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Publicado 09 enero 2005 - 17:57
I did not realize until now but I learned English in so much of a sudden and unexplicable way that I cannot explain how exactly I learned the language; I didn't get cable until I was like 10 so watching TV is not it, I have been going to the U.S. on vacation since 1996 but most, if not all of the talking, was made by my dad so that isn't it either, I didn't fully adopt the Internet until around 2 years ago and that's too much of a short time to learn anything solid so I guess that isn't it either; anyhow, it seems that I was BORN with the language or something . Now, when I am on the brink of this crucial move to the States, I don't know if I am completely prepared in the intellectual aspect but I know that in the social and linguistic aspect, I have nothing to fea r.
EDIT: By the way, it's really cool that there are such qualified English Institutes that really provide tangible, complete and positive results (you guys )!!!
Editado por Seiya_de_Sagitario, 09 enero 2005 - 18:02 .
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Publicado 28 marzo 2005 - 11:16
I lived in the USA for about 3 years... Last year and 2 before...
Publicado 21 junio 2005 - 21:53
I SPEAK ENGLISH SINCE I WAS 6 OR 7 ... I LEARNED IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN MY COUNTRY BUT I LEARNED TO SPEAK PERFECTLY (WITH IDIOMS AND ALL THESE THINGS) IN WASHINGTON D.C. WHERE I LIVED 4 ONE YEAR AND WHERE I BEGAN COLLEGE BUT I CAME BACK TO MEXICO 4 UNIVERSITY....
I THINK ENGLISH SKILLS ARE PRETTY IMPORTANT TO HAVE 'CUZ NOWADAYS ENGLISH LANGUAGE IS THE MOST IMPORTANT LANGUAGE AROUND THE WORLD. EVERYWHERE YOU GO CERTAINTLY THERE ARE SOMEBODY WHO SPEAK ENGLISH. BESIDES, ENGLISH IS THE LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD FOR TRADE, POLITIC AND ECONOMIC ISSUES...
Publicado 22 junio 2005 - 20:56
i'm learn some of english in my school, listen music and watching tv, but I can't speak it pretty well
I'm say goodbye
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