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Why learn a language? Reason #341: it’s character building

March 29, 2012


I recently interviewed Fiona about her experiences learning Danish. She blogs over at about life, marriage, faith, and expat adventures, and has an insightful post today about how language learning can build your character, pushing you – if you really want to take the plunge and learn – towards both bravery and humility. “…Bravery, […]

Language Learning and Me: Danish

February 3, 2012


Fiona’s husband is from Denmark. They met in Brussels nearly four years ago, and she started taking Danish classes three days before they got married. She has some great advice about learning the language, and languages in general. Worth a read! 1. But your husband speaks near-perfect English and you don’t live in Denmark, so […]