Um. But I’m getting much better. This is about how I felt during the first two weeks of my course. Week three, I actually started to be much better at listening comprehension. This coming week is week four – we have our first final, and I’m providing myself with some fun new challenges. We’ll see how it goes.
This is classified as:
For (deep breath):
Languages of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania–Austroasiatic languages–Mon-Khmer (Mon-Anam) languages–Individual languages–Vietnamese. Annamese–General works
Oh man, that was complicated. And I should have been in bed an hour and a half ago.
Fun fact: Vietnamese has the most speakers of any Austroasiatic language. I didn’t know this – until recently I thought Vietnamese was Sino-Tibetan. This means I know one Austroasiatic language, one Sino-Tibetan, one Semitic (sort of), one Romance, and one Germanic. Hm. Perhaps I should have taken Italian and Spanish instead of Hebrew and Chinese…