Saturday, November 22, 2008

The Importance of Language

The old joke is this:

Q: What do you call a person who speaks many languages?

A: A polyglot.

Q: What do you cal a person who speaks two languages?

A: Bilingual.

Q: What do you call a person who speaks only one language?

A: An American.

But it takes more to speak another language than just getting the words and syntax. It takes proper pronunciation. Witness:


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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

This cracked me up!