What languages do you speak?

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  1. Mufasah

    Mufasah

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    Last month I came across a Croatian speaking Somali which was pretty strange and unexpected. Now I'm curious to see if any of you speak an odd language or live somewhere unusual.

    For myself, I speak Dutch, English and I'm now approaching conversational Spanish. I spoke French when I was younger, but stopped speaking it altogether when my family moved cities.
     
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  2. Waaqo of Punt

    Waaqo of Punt

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    English, Italian, Spanish and undertand Tigrinya pretty well.
     
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  3. Mufasah

    Mufasah

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    Impressive. How did you come in contact with Tigrinya?
     
  4. Waaqo of Punt

    Waaqo of Punt

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    Born in Eritrea and grew up there before I moved to Italy and finally London.
     
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  5. kickz

    kickz Engineer of Qandala

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    English, Somali and Arabic.:mjpls:
     
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  6. buule

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    Somali iyo ingriis (scottish accent).
     
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  7. Whimsical fanatic

    Whimsical fanatic Mona Lisa

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    English is the only language I need.

    The rest are unnecessary since English is the de facto global language.

    May learn Somali in the future because I want to at least keep my daaqan
     
  8. Waaqo of Punt

    Waaqo of Punt

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    Forgot to mention Somali but I don't speak it as well as I understand it.
     
  9. Waaqo of Punt

    Waaqo of Punt

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    Foolish. The more you know the better and languages can give u many social benefits. I got free ice cream once from an Italain gelato shop in London cus I spoke Italain even though i'm Somali. Also, Chinese (Mandarin) is in increasing demand due to the massively growing Chinese influence in business.
     
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  10. QueenSamaale

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    I speak Finnish, Somali, English. I'm currently learning French and swedish. I understand a little bit of Arabic.
     
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  11. Whimsical fanatic

    Whimsical fanatic Mona Lisa

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    You are probably right about it but I'm kind of lazy so meh.

    But I do have some interest in French and Spanish so I might learn that once Im done with high school.

    And please don't say Mandarin. That is a language used by commies and I hate commies to death, plus it sounds shit, difficult and it is a pictorial language. So no thank you.
     
  12. Dr.Xayawaan

    Dr.Xayawaan

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    The classic english iyo somali mixture.
     
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  13. Waaqo of Punt

    Waaqo of Punt

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    Nice. Are there a lot of Somalis in Finland? I don't know much about Scandinavia
     
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  14. Basra

    Basra Like Donald Trump, I like to be Spanked. VIP

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    I speak your Waaq language. [​IMG]
     
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  15. QueenSamaale

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    Not as much as compared to other countries. I can't give you an exact number but its around 20 000, and most of them live in the capital or near the capital. Ain't no way in hell Somalis living further up north. Finland isn't a Scandinavian country, its nordic.
     
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  16. Waaqo of Punt

    Waaqo of Punt

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    oh nice to know. When I lived in Milan most Somalis usually lived in ghettos with other migrants, the Italian gov is shit when it comes to asylum seekers and refugees.
     
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  17. Solaris

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    Only Somali and English :mjcry: I did know Dutch when I was a child but completely forgot it after moving to England at a young age
     
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  18. Qoordeer

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    KIKUYU,BORANA,KILUO,AKAMBA,RENDILE,KISWAHILI,ENGLISH,SOMALI.
     
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  19. Strasbourg

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    "I like having meaningful talks"

    90% of your comment are shitposts.
     
  20. Beri hore

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    Somali english hindi/urdu and arabic( understand but don't speak much)
     
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