International School Community Blog

Video highlight: What does English sound like to a foreigner?

“Even if you don’t speak a word of a language, chances are you can identify it based on the sounds you hear.”

Wow! It feels like you should be able to understand the conversation, but it is impossible!  People always say that learning English is quite easy when compared to other languages.  We must not take for granted how hard English might be to learn and master for the other people who don’t think that it is easy!