NSEP

Which languages do you speak?

88 posts in this topic

More people know Hebrew that i thought, awesome!

Edited by NSEP
1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
23 hours ago, Dman979 said:

I speak English, American Sign Language, and smidgens of German, Hebrew, French, Spanish (I can fluently say I don't speak the last four.)

Also, I speak fluent Pig Latin, Uppywuppy.

ASL here too... full alphabet, counting, and a smattering of word-signs. I have a cousin who used to teach deaf children, so I had her tutelage thrust upon me.

American English, also a few words here and there of: Russian, German, Spanish, French, Indonesian, and of course Italian (after all, I live in NJ).

More than any of those (excepting American English), I am learning Georgian (Kartuli / ქართული). I need to study its alphabet. I am near conversational, or so I'm told... but I'm not quite that confident about that lol.

2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

French (native language), English and I want to learn Swedish and Russian

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

English (Canuck style) by birth.  French (the France kind, the Quebeqois just look at me funny).  My parents are Dutch so I have picked some of that up, after a few days of immersion I can hold minimal conversations.  I can order meals, ask girls to dance get help comfortably in Spanish and Portuguese.  I used to be able to do the same with Malay, but haven't used it in 15 years so that's all forgotten.

Most of you probably know this, but for those who haven't yet travelled much, and it sounds goofy, but learn how to swear in whatever local dialect you'll be in.  Not because of the obvious reasons, but honestly it is a great way to make people laugh and an easy road to friendships with the locals.

Edited by justidutch
2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

English, un poco Espanol (what I retained from my high school days anyway), and am currently learning German. In college I took a semester of Japanese "for fun" but it was a bit too intense to learn a new language and 3 alphabets. For fun.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I can understand heavy Scottish accents...

A tad of HTML?

Maybe one day Russian or German.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I can talk a considerable amount of French since I have French class.

Je bien aime le "French" classeur. 

Je deteste l'ecole. :wink:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Define language. Are we merely talking about human to human interface protocols?

Edited by Camacha
3 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

About their verbal mapping overlays.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
4 hours ago, Camacha said:

Define language. Are we merely talking about human to human interface protocols?

A lot of people here have mentioned human to computer interface as well...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
8 hours ago, Camacha said:

Define language. Are we merely talking about human to human interface protocols?

 

3 hours ago, cubinator said:

A lot of people here have mentioned human to computer interface as well...

 

The questions was "Which languages do you speak?"

So, unless you're going to stand there saying...
001100010010011110100001101101110011

:rolleyes:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, LordFerret said:

001100010010011110100001101101110011

Them's fightin' bits! :mad:

:sticktongue:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 hours ago, LordFerret said:

The questions was "Which languages do you speak?"

So, unless you're going to stand there saying...
001100010010011110100001101101110011

:rolleyes:

My request was to specify definitions. I tried reasoning with the forums using three different human to human interface protocols, but none of my settings would change. Not even a page would reload. A mouse squeaked, but that might have been a coincidence. I also seem to have trouble doing calculus in ordinary English. It gets all wordy. I heard some rumours about people performing obscure rituals, scratching arcane symbols onto walls or onto the skins of dead trees, which might yield the correct answers if you stay at it long enough.

I might have been using the wrong languages in both cases.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hummm... maybe? Surely you got the message? That was a Level 87 code.

 

Yea, yea, yea... I know... don't call you Shirley.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 hours ago, LordFerret said:

The questions was "Which languages do you speak?"

After all, with computer there is always something to talk about.

And yes, such organic chauvinism dissapoints.

3 hours ago, LordFerret said:

So, unless you're going to stand there saying...
001100010010011110100001101101110011

That's why high-level languages are invented.

I mean, human's ones.

Edited by kerbiloid

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I speak English (native speaker), some French although I'm horribly out of practice, and a small smattering of German. I could probably order a beer, say thank you and apologize in a couple of other languages. Also, I know a couple of phrases (including Jeb is a badS) in Old Kerba. :) 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

English and a little German

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Just Jim said:

English and a little German

A little German? Does that mean you only speak German to German speaking midgets? :D

3 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
33 minutes ago, adsii1970 said:

A little German? Does that mean you only speak German to German speaking midgets? :D

It was easier than learning High German. :confused:

2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, 0111narwhalz said:

It was easier than learning High German. :confused:

I see what you you did there!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Image result for welcome tourist we speak english

2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
59 minutes ago, Matuchkin said:

Image result for welcome tourist we speak english

Looking at the phonetic spelling, they do not seem to be lying :D

6 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
22 hours ago, kerbiloid said:

After all, with computer there is always something to talk about.

And yes, such organic chauvinism dissapoints.

That's why high-level languages are invented.

I mean, human's ones.

First, my bad - how did I miss this? "The questions was..." should be "The question was..." Guess I was a little fast on the keys there. :blush:

Other than that, I'm a little surprised that nobody caught onto my Bender (Futurama) reference in all of this.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am fluent in English.

Ich sprechen ein klein teil von Deutsche (I speak a small part of German).

I know a tiny bit of Russian, but less than the amount of German I know.

Edited by CAKE99

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now