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7 Struggles Of Learning A New Language

That lovely middle ground of kinda understanding what's going on and being lost af

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1. Sometimes you feel extra adventurous and watch a movie in that language... without subtitles.

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Immersion is the best way to learn, right?

2. Then stopping after 10 minutes because you have no clue what's going on.

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Win some, lose most.

3. Talking with a native speaker and failing miserably because they speak too damn fast.

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Please, for the love of things beautiful, take a breath when you speak.

4. Trying to not sound like a 5 year when you speak.

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Much, much harder than it sounds.

5. Adding an accent to a word you don’t know and hoping no one notices.

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Life is all about finessing.

6. Learning how people ACTUALLY say things

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Finally you can blend in with the youths.

7. Eventually things will come together and your biggest pain will be keeping the languages separate from one another.

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J'suis très sorry, puedes repeat that para moi?

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