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If you could learn a new language overnight, which one would you pick and why?

  1. Adamowen profile image82
    Adamowenposted 5 years ago

    If you could learn a new language overnight, which one would you pick and why?

  2. FatFreddysCat profile image98
    FatFreddysCatposted 5 years ago

    Most likely Spanish, because there are a lot of Spanish speakers in my area and therefore companies around here tend to hire bi-lingual people. My wife was job hunting recently and unfortunately wasn't qualified for a couple of gigs because command of Spanish was one of the requirements.

  3. tussin profile image59
    tussinposted 5 years ago

    Basque.  It's a language isolate that hardly anyone speaks and I could impress people at parties with it, if I ever got invited to parties that is.

    sad

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    Casimiroposted 5 years ago

    Russian. My wife is Ukrainian and speaks Russian (and Ukrainian) as does her family. I studied it for a year but through dis-use I have lost most of it.

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    Old Empresarioposted 5 years ago

    I would pick Croatian, because I very much want to move there.

  6. old albion profile image72
    old albionposted 5 years ago

    If I were a young man my choice would be, Chinese on monday, Arabic on tuesday. These are languages of the future in my opinion. So I would learn them. Consider also that employment will always be available as an interpreter.
    Graham.

  7. Beata Stasak profile image82
    Beata Stasakposted 5 years ago

    French, my son has moved to a French speaking country recently and learning this beautiful language writing me in it from time to time as well so I am trying to manage at least the basics:)

 
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