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    French
    87
    19.91%
    Spanish/Portugese/Italian
    117
    26.77%
    German
    86
    19.68%
    Chinese/Japanese
    97
    22.20%
    Russian/Slavic
    35
    8.01%
    Celtic language
    15
    3.43%

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    In terms of what people use to learn the languages? I find websites my best tool but for learning Italian, what website or dvd would people recommend?

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    I was learning Latin a few years ago.
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    (Original post by frankielogue)
    I’m doing french in school atm, starting spanish as well as french gcse next year, but I also learn Welsh in my spare time, and did do Japanese although I’ve forgotten most of it :P. What languages do you guys learn?
    FRANKIEwhere be the other option at mate?Obvs I do french AS so yh, french,
    did a bit of German to prepare for going there on holiday
    I used to learn italian and latin in my spare time, but thats gone now :lol:
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    (Original post by Paraphilos)
    你好!
    Are you fluent?
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    I'm learning french but it's so boring to do it alone without any one to encourage me:unimpressed:

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    I'm trying to maintain my Spanish (I live in Spain, so that's good, but my Spanish flatmate usually just wants to speak in English) and have just signed up for two courses - one in French and one in British Sign Language.
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    I'm learning Russian (русский) at the moment, also does creating your own artificial language for fun count? If so then Yot (ёт) is included in that list. Believe it or not, I've sorted out all the grammar and most of the vocab for it, it's quite a good way to pass the time.
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    (Original post by Peroxidation)
    I'm learning Russian (русский) at the moment, also does creating your own artificial language for fun count? If so then Yot (ёт) is included in that list. Believe it or not, I've sorted out all the grammar and most of the vocab for it, it's quite a good way to pass the time.
    wow, well done!
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    (Original post by dinasaad)
    I'm learning french but it's so boring to do it alone without any one to encourage me:unimpressed:

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    I will happily be your encouragement.
    I am currently teaching 2 other TSR users on here
    Drop me VMs when u want any help or advice
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    :france: = :heart:
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    (Original post by Dan Milik)
    In terms of what people use to learn the languages? I find websites my best tool but for learning Italian, what website or dvd would people recommend?

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    www.memrise.com for italian
    get free account and they have loads of italian courses which teach u vocab and stuff from beginner to expert level
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    (Original post by frankielogue)
    wow, well done!
    Thanks, I have too much time on my hands.
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    (Original post by karmacrunch)
    Are you fluent?
    I initially tried to write my answer to you in Chinese but TSR cannot render all the characters for some reason.

    I wouldn't consider myself fluent - I am British after all. However I spent the past year studying Chinese and working at a tech company in China so I can communicate at a reasonable level.
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    Currently teaching myself Korean! Will be learning Japanese at university
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    Who needs to learn a language when the Tardis can translate everything for you!
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    I want to be fluent in SOOOOO many languages, but I have an order.
    In Order:

    1). Korean
    2). Japanese
    3). Cantonese
    4). Mandarin Chinese
    5). Spanish
    6). Portuguese
    7). Latin
    8). Filipino
    9). Geek
    10). German
    11). Pigeon (Hawaiin)
    12). Arabic
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    (Original post by Rhythmical)
    Swedish isn't on there :cry: been trying to find the time to learn it but it's been so hard, maybe in a few months.
    I'm doing Swedish.....yayyyy..... Do you need to learn it for something or is it just for fun?
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    (Original post by TheFroyoBear)
    I'm doing Swedish.....yayyyy..... Do you need to learn it for something or is it just for fun?
    Fun and curiosity, Sweden is my favourite country and I want to know a language that many won't know. How about you?
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    I did two languages at school, taught myself nine (or so) in my spare time, learned a reconstructed ancient language for my novel, and am currently laying the foundation for a ground-up constructed langage of my own. Does that count?
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    (Original post by Rhythmical)
    Fun and curiosity, Sweden is my favourite country and I want to know a language that many won't know. How about you?
    I stayed in Sweden for a bit when I was younger and absolutely loved it. Sadly never really learnt the language. So I'm doing that now... How far have you got in learning it?
 
 
 
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