Conversation Questions: Learning Languages

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What languages have you studied? How well can you read, write and speak each of them? Have you ever had a friendship with someone who spoke a different language? What language(s) did you use to communicate? How did it affect your relationship?
Which language do you think is the most difficult to learn? Why? How do people who come from different regions of your country speak differently?
Do you think it's ever possible to speak a language like a native? Explain your reasons. What kinds of judgements do you make about people based on their accent or dialect? What does accent or dialect tell you about someone's education, background, or income?
What do you find most difficult to learn in English? Are some languages more beautiful to listen to than others? If so which? Are there any languages that you really don't like the sound of? Why?
Why do you want to improve your English? For example: work, travel, pleasure. How is your personality different when you speak another language? For example, are you more or less outgoing?
In what major ways is English grammar different from the grammar of your native language? At what did you begin studying a second language? Do think age affects a person's ability to learn a new language?
What's the best way to learn a language? Do you think you learn more English inside or outside the classroom? What do you on your own to improve your English?
Do you like to listen to music in other languages? Do you make an effort to understand the words? How often to you read in another language? What kinds of things do you read? Why?

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