Colour Me Confused

Land of Confusion

Which subject in school did you find impossible to master? Did math give you hives? Did English make you scream? Do tell!

Secondary school was a bit difficult for me, in terms of juggling twenty-something subjects – there just weren’t enough hours in the day. If it didn’t come easily, I didn’t have the time for it. It should have been the opposite but allow me to explain.

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Avoiding Mt. Fluency 101

A Bird! A Plane! You!

You get to choose one superpower. Pick one of these, and explain your choice:

  • the ability to speak and understand any language
  • the ability to travel through time
  • the ability to make any two people agree with each other

If I didn’t choose the ability to speak and understand any language, I wouldn’t be me.

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Mein Deutsch ist toll! Danke, Duolingo.

Although languages have been a major part of my life for quite some time, I’ve never actually talked about it in much detail on this blog at all and that has been bothering me.

In the last couple of months (beginning June) I rekindled my flame with the German language, which contrary to popular belief is actually as beautiful as any romance language. Continue reading