Children, Cute, and Family: leahrning cute study abroad story from my history teacher so his friend goes to Germany to study abroad for 3 months, right? and she’s studied German in school, but she certainly isn’t fluent, and she never put a ton of effort into it, just a normal amount. And when she gets to Germany, her host family doesn’t speak English. at all. not a word. two adults and four children and none of them are speaking english. it’s absolute hell to get by she’s constantly gesturing and enunciating and having to speak perfect German (they weren’t very good at understanding her unless it was perfect) and it’s three tiring months of nonstop German action. and on the last day they’re sitting at the dinner table and the father turns to her and says in wonderfully fluent english, "so I’d say your German’s improved quite a bit since you got here." polyglotaspirations OH MY GODDDDD

Children, Cute, and Family: leahrning
 cute study abroad story from
 my history teacher
 so his friend goes to Germany to study abroad for 3 months, right? and she's
 studied German in school, but she certainly isn't fluent, and she never put a
 ton of effort into it, just a normal amount. And when she gets to Germany, her
 host family doesn't speak English. at all. not a word. two adults and four
 children and none of them are speaking english. it's absolute hell to get by
 she's constantly gesturing and enunciating and having to speak perfect
 German (they weren't very good at understanding her unless it was perfect)
 and it's three tiring months of nonstop German action. and on the last day
 they're sitting at the dinner table and the father turns to her and says in
 wonderfully fluent english,