Story archives - tag: "foreign language"


On his last day of class, the middle school foreign language teacher concisely summed up his opinion of the year with the words, "Fuck off," then left the room without looking back while his co-teacher translated what he just said into Korean.

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2007-06-25 10:42:16 / Rating: 788.5 /


My nine-year-old Korean taekwondo instructor used only two words of English in his lesson: "Again," and "No."

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2007-03-16 13:41:35 / Rating: 736 /

Lost In Translation

I thought I could speak French until I actually met someone who spoke it.

tags: disappointment foreign language [add]

2006-09-26 07:07:26 / Rating: 517.75 /