I’m still relying on my phone with the messages, but I should get a new computer this weekend. (Until then I’ll be doing less scrolling down a dashboard and more museums, long walks, daytime movies, coffee dates, etc.)
I was taught most of the languages I know in school, but I do think that the most important thing in learning a foreign language is the work you do outside the classroom. German is wonderful but I neglected precisely this part of the learning process; therefore I can hardly speak a single grammatically correct sentence of it.
Dorothy L. Sayers, Are Women Human?: Astute and Witty Essays on the Role of Women in Society
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