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    in particular people who don't have english as a first language
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    (Original post by Taran001)
    Punjabi
    How many languages do you speak fluently?
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    inb4 "wat language do u fink in?!"
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    fluent in english & arabic & arabic used to be my first language as a kid but now its eng :\
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    (Original post by ho_ho_ho)
    How many languages do you speak fluently?
    Punjabi, English, German (intermediate)
    Strictly speaking 2 i guess
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    (Original post by Taran001)
    Punjabi, English, German (intermediate)
    Strictly speaking 2 i guess
    What language do you think in?
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    (Original post by gameofno)
    fluent in english & arabic & arabic used to be my first language as a kid but now its eng :\
    What language do you think in?
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    (Original post by ho_ho_ho)
    What language do you think in?
    english but if im speaking in arabic to somebody then i think in arabic! and sometimes if i think in english then there are some words that automatically come to me in arabic not english hahaha
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    (Original post by gameofno)
    english but if im speaking in arabic to somebody then i think in arabic! and sometimes if i think in english then there are some words that automatically come to me in arabic not english hahaha
    can you choose to think in arabic instead of english when thinking on your own to yourself?
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    (Original post by kaylee_khalifa)
    Portuguese
    What languages do you speak fluently?
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    (Original post by ho_ho_ho)
    can you choose to think in arabic instead of english when thinking on your own to yourself?
    yesss but if i choose to think in arabic i have to make a concious effort, whereas thinking in english is automatic. i also speak a little spanish so sometimes that comes to mind. its good knowing a lot of languages because sometimes i say any random word in english like apple and it doesnt seem real so i say it to myself in arabic and spanish and then i feel okay again:')
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    My first language is Tamil. I'm fluent in English and Tamil but I'm also trying to learn/have learned a little bit of in the past of a few other languages
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    (Original post by niv1234)
    My first language is Tamil. I'm fluent in English and Tamil but I'm also trying to learn/have learned a little bit of in the past of a few other languages
    What language do you think in?
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    (Original post by ho_ho_ho)
    What language do you think in?
    It depends what I'm doing. If I'm speaking to/around English speaking people my brain would be in 'English mode' and its the same for Tamil. But I think I spend more time doing/thinking stuff in English because of school and general life. It's really complicated.
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    (Original post by niv1234)
    It depends what I'm doing. If I'm speaking to/around English speaking people my brain would be in 'English mode' and its the same for Tamil. But I think I spend more time doing/thinking stuff in English because of school and general life. It's really complicated.
    Can you think in Tamil?
 
 
 
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