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What is your mother tongue ?

What languages do you speak at native or near native level ?


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ipm.pc82

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Good day, may native language is russian. I live in Crimea, Yevpatoria. Also i know ukrainian and some english. I like an tourism, extreme sports, mounting, caves, bike ridings.If you want to speak some - please send me a pm :)
 

Marlon

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My native language is Portuguese and I`m fluent in English. I speak Spanish either, but it`s not as good as my English. I`m learning German and, obviously, Japanese, which I hope to become fluent some day.
 

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My native language is French (French Canadian), and I speak English fluently. Now I'm learning Japanese!
 

dr.Alia

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Hi,
my mother language is Somalian
and I,m fluent in Arabic language
good but not exellant in English
know a little about Japanese
 

elio

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mother tongue is tagalog.. can speak english and learning nippongo.. :D
 

Sakide

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German and Bulgarian here. And, I don't know, does my English count as near-fluent? o_O
 

Mike Cash

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German and Bulgarian here. And, I don't know, does my English count as near-fluent? o_O

Without hearing you speak it is impossible to judge your fluency. Your proficiency can be judged from your writing.
 

Katan

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I natively speak English, but know a fair amount of Spanish as well.
 

kishimi8

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Hi everyone
I speak English and Arabic fluently, and my native language is hausa and fulani.
Nigerian
 

Kasia05

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Hello friends i am new to this forum.
I usually speak English and Arabic.
I am from Dubai. But currently in India for some project.
 

emsnu

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Hi I'm new here
I'm from Vietnam, I can speak fluent English and some Japanese
 

Hans Kamp

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My native tongue is Dutch. The languages that I speak fluently, are English and Esperanto. I also know German, I can make a German conversation, but I am not as fluent as in English, Esperanto and Dutch.
 

Teona

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Hi there,

My native language is Serbian I can say, and alongside that I can say I can perfectly comunicate in Macedonian, Slovenian, and Croatian. Hahahah funny,

alongside that English is also at that level.

Beside that I can read and understand almost completely Italian and Spanish, but I did not have opportunity to talk in those languages as much.

Learning Japanese, and I am able to communicate (written and spoken) in Chinese Mandarin (B1) and read Russian, Bulgarian and Latin.
Portugese is also on a not so bad level, but I never actually studied it :)

There you go :D
 

ddblue0

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I grew up speaking Italian in the home, and English in school / with friends! Now I speak Japanese better than I spoke Italian. It's a weird feeling having a language you originally learned from books surpass a language you spoke actively since childhood.
 

Timelyn

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Raised in USA, so English, but I speak Spanish with my family.

My Japanese is puppy dog level, I can only understand if you say a couple of words at a time and making a lot of body language. I can already sit, roll over and bring you a shinbun.
 

DeLorges

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My mother tongue is german; and my english isn't half bad either (or maybe it is terrible and I just never noticed, lol). This year I started learning Japanese, and I hope to become about as proficient in it as I am with English right now - meaning being able to read i.e. novels or other texts without having to stop every other page to research a vocabulary word or grammar question. I am quite aware this will take some/ a lot of time, but hey, it's not like I got anything better to do~ :D
Generally, I am more concerned with understanding written texts, than with conversation. I am terrible in face-to-face interaction, even in my mother tongue (personality issue, not language issue. Though, I'm working on it).
 

Edward T.

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Born and raised in the United States, English is the only language in which I am fluent. I know a few words and phrases in Japanese, but I am trying to increase my vocabulary in that language.
 

Trendsetter

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My mother tongue is Tagalog followed by English, actually i'm more fluent in English that Tagalog haha...:D
 

Zuba

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I am a native English speaker. Though I can say I make a lot of silly mistakes, especially online where grammar matters. My grammar nazi friend never lets me get away with it. 😄
 

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My mother tongue is "Marathi" but I can speak Hindi fluently too,perks of being an Indian! :D :) I think my English is good too, Japanese is ok-ish :D ( Btw, Marathi grammar is very similar to Japanese grammar )
 

TokyoRob

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I`m fluent in both french and english ; I`m trying to better myself in spanish and been learning japanese for nearly one year. I`m getting really good at reading japanese and listening to what other people say but I suck at speaking it. I get tons of reading material but no one to speak to outside of japan.




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