By Paul Kaiser
Sourced from Russia Insider
Anyone who attended U.S. schools will attest to the fact that usually you only have two options when it comes to learning a foreign language: It’s either Spanish or French (or maybe Latin, if you are a nerd), and the actual “learning”, if it happens at all, doesn’t begin until the 7th or 8th grade.
We distinctly recall our 8th grade French teacher whispering under his breath, “We should be teaching these poor bastards Chinese.”
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