Closer but not there yet
I say it quite confidently.
Only to hear in response:
I understand you but I wouldn’t say it like that.
Guess it’s better than not being understood.
But still, it niggles.
How about you?
Do you get that with your English at work, too?
Happily, I haven’t been hearing that remark as often.
I’ve copied bits of blog posts, articles, dialogues and newsletters.
It’s helped me express myself better in French.
And active copying will work for your English, too.
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© Christina Wielgolawski