And the language is …

… NORWEGIAN!!!! This was NOT an easy decision to make! I was completely torn between all of the ones from Part Two, especially Turkish. However, I think I made the right decision and am very excited about learning the language. You can listen to me talk about this in my interview with Patrick Cox from […]

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Part Two: Swedish Recap

Not really a whole lot to say about Swedish this time around. While I did enjoy speaking it (especially with a couple of friends), I wasn’t left with the same impression I had with Norwegian, the other Scandinavian language I picked for part two. If anything, it just reminded me of a stronger version of […]

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Hebrew: !שלום

It’s time to say shalom to Hebrew.  And not a moment too soon! While I can sort of read words now, I think I underestimated everything else. SUMMARY: Hebrew, a Semitic language, dates back to Biblical times, when it was spoken by the Israelites. However, starting from 70 AD, the language was restricted to liturgical […]

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