The Language Barrier

I love languages, my main skill in life is speaking foreign languages (namely German and Spanish, with a bit of French to go with it, and the most basic Italian). I’ve even won awards for my linguistic talents. I knew, when I came to South America, that Brazil is the only country on the continent whose language is not Spanish, it’s Portuguese. This is why I bought a Brazilian Portuguese phrasebook before I came here (I mentioned this in my post ‘The Packing Process’, and there is an accompanying photo). I knew Portuguese wasn’t the same as Spanish, but I … Continue reading The Language Barrier