IWTYAL 235: My girlfriend speaks to me in English

Todd asks: “How can I speak more Spanish with my girlfriend?”

Episode Summary:

See Episode 029: I’m learning my wife’s language

See Episode 137: Love and language learning

  • IWTYAL team member Dave’s home language routine
  • Luke’s experience in Hong Kong
  • You need willingness on both sides, so first establish that it’s there
  • Dedicated time will help
  • Don’t see you partner as your teacher…that leads to trouble!

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  • Dave Pinto

    We actually speak Spanish normally (during the week).. on Saturdays we speak English, and on Sundays we speak Portuguese! We also send each other a daily article in the language that we’re learning 🙂