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Re: Aunt on Facebook

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Originally Posted by Dirius View Post
No waybread we speak spanish here. They don't make studies in other languages.

Too bad you can't speak more than one language.

There may be some international studies on the subject, but I'm not exactly well read on those.
Dirius, academics frequently study countries other than their own. Ditto for think tank economists, and [gasp, shudder] multi-national agencies.

I call my language skills "street German" or "cereal box French." [Kind of a joke in Canada, with our bilingual food packaging.]
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