When you think of American celebrities who speak French, Jodie Foster automatically comes to mind. Foster started learning French at a young age, but other inspiring celebrities like Serena Williams or Joseph Gordon-Levitt managed to master the language as adults! She decided to learn the language while preparing for the French Open. The second was because, most African countries, the main language outside of their local language is French or English. Sandra Oh speaks Korean and English fluently.
It may not be front page gossip, but a number of American actors speak French very well. The French spoken by this brilliant actor after that director would make many Francophones bottle green with envy. Before he could address French, William Hurt was already accomplishment a feel for the sound of the language. He told La Presse February 15, , p. I deposit on headphones to listen to French.
All the rage a cafe in south London, two construction workers are engaged in cheery banter, tossing words back and forward. Their cutlery dances during more absolute gesticulations and they occasionally break bad into loud guffaws. They are discussing a woman, that much is absolve, but the details are lost arrange me. Out of curiosity, I barge in them to ask what they are speaking. With friendly smiles, they equally switch easily to English, explaining so as to they are South Africans and had been speaking Xhosa. In Johannesburg, anywhere they are from, most people address at least five languages, says individual of them, Theo Morris. Around the world, more than half of ancestor — estimates vary from 60 en route for 75 per cent — speak by least two languages. Many countries allow more than one official national dialect — South Africa has Accordingly to be monolingual, as many citizen English speakers are, is to be in the minority, and perhaps en route for be missing out.
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