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Why do I have to take Spanish to fulfill core requirements?

I hate Spanish but my college requires a foreign language. Why do I have to take it?...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:21

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Posted by John S.’s Avatar John S.
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Jared Chung | Founder at CareerVillage.org I'm going to rephrase your question into two sub-questions and then ...

What are some tips on learning a language?

I am getting a french minor, but only taking an hour long class three times a week doesn't help me much with learning the language. Is there any tips y'all have? So far I've tried some apps, watching films in french to see how much I know, and adding some french words in my everyday life....

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Active Dec 04 '17 at 09:59

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Stefani Grothe | Manager, Localization - Northern Europe at LinkedIn The steps you have taken so far are a good start! ...

How can I combine a love for learning languages, art, and possibly medecine into a career?

Hi! My name is Zoe and I am a senior in high school, so I am starting to consider job options and colleges. I am passionate about French and Japanese, and I would ideally love to learn more languages like arabic; however, I do not know what kind of career I could pursue with languages. If it...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:42

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Andrea O'Keefe | Legal Counsel at Fidelity Investments Hello and good luck in your career. I'd like to start ...

What is a useful language to learn if I want to have a career in law enforcement?

Specifically, I'm considering a career in the FBI or CIA; however, answers about useful languages for working in local law enforcement would also be appreciated. Thanks! #law-enforcement...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:42

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George Poole | Docent at McNay Museum of Modern Art There are many useful languages for law enforcement. If you are ...

Is becoming a foreign language teacher easier than becoming an English teacher?

I am interested in becoming a either a foreign language teacher or possibly teaching English and am wondering if there is a bigger process you must go through to teach a subject like Mathematics or Science than to be a foreign language teacher....

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Active Feb 19 at 19:48

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David Briggs | Research Associate at CLASSRoad Hello,To teach in a HS you'll have similar requirements regarding the ...

Is a second language a requirement for Accounting?

I have spanish as a second language....

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Active May 21 at 10:50

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Casey Silvestri, MBA | Assurance Associate at PwC Generally, there is no language requirement for accounting firms, but learning ...

What is the best possible way to learn a language for free and without someone helping you?

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Active May 09 at 09:34

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David Briggs | Research Associate at CLASSRoad Get a job in a country where the language you want ...

In the nonprofit sector, does a candidate need to have a degree in a foreign language or is it enough to be fluent in the language?

I am nearing fluency in Spanish and want to know if I should major/minor in the language. #nonprofit...

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Active Jan 24 at 15:08

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Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... I will give you my thoughts on your question from a ...

What are some websites or apps to learn another language?

Want to learn another language....

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Active Jan 29 at 10:01

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Posted by Devetra C.’s Avatar Devetra C.
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JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... I recommend Duolingo- I've had a great experience with it. Your ...

How can I understand hindi more?

I am unable to understand and unable to write hindi. #foreign-languages...

#hindi

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:23

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Liza Zalogina | Russian language Tutor at Private I am an international student in Los Angeles I have a ...

Other than interpreter positions, what other positions are available in the Federal Government for someone majoring in Applied Linguistics?

I am asking because, I am extremely interested in languages, especially American Sign Language, and am interested in working with the Federal Government. #federal-government #foreign-languages...

#linguistics

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:28

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Posted by Cheyenne B.’s Avatar Cheyenne B.
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Mikio Bohler | CEO at Mikios Natural Body Scrub LLC See link from usajob.gov. Foreign language teacher, interpreter, etc. https://www.usajobs.gov/Search/?Keyword=foreign+language&Location=&homeRadPublic=public&search=Search&AutoCompleteSelected=False&CanSeekStatusJobs=False

Is the knowledge of foreign languages beneficial in obtaining a higher-paying job, most especially in accounting, and which languages would be most beneficial to know?

I am currently a rising high school senior, and I am still trying to review the best options of study for a successful career. I believe that I may want to study to be an accountant, but I also love foreign languages and working with those people with different cultural and language...

#accounting #foreign-languages #linguistics

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Active Aug 21 '17 at 13:18

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Alicia Bowman | Learning & Development Manager at PwC Hi Manon - having reading/writing/speaking proficiency in different languages will most ...

What is a normal day like in the life of a foreign language teacher?

I am interested in becoming a Japanese teacher/English teacher in Japan and would like to know more about the type of job. #teaching #japan...

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Active Nov 19 '17 at 19:39

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Posted by Rebekah R.’s Avatar Rebekah R.
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Shulin Low | Ph.D., mucosal immunology Hi, I believe that if you are not a native Japanese ...

Does having another language under your belt help you become more competitive in job hunting?

I am currently studying another language and wanted to know if it really makes a difference when searching for a future career. #foreign-languages...

#language-skills

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Active Jul 15 at 21:57

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Posted by Keiera J.’s Avatar Keiera J.
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Ana Owen | improvement through education Yes, 100%. Knowing another language is good for both you personal ...

If you were to learn new languages, what would they be?

People study abroad, and work out of state frequently. The ability to speak multiple languages will help them to become more successful in their field interacting with foreign clients and employees. #japan #foreign-languages...

#success

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:57

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Carol Walker | System Admin | Tech Support | Keeping technology ... Depends on where your target workplace will be located. For the ...

I am studying abroad this summer in Valencia, Spain and was wondering what are some of the best ways to integrate myself into the culture?

I want to get the most out of studying abroad because it is a once in a lifetime opportunity. However, I am nervous that I am going to be too shy to talk to the people there. #spain #study-abroad...

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Active Apr 23 at 21:34

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Posted by Diana S.’s Avatar Diana S.
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Jordan Rivera | Community Manager at CareerVillage Hey Diana!So glad to hear you are studying abroad! Prepare for ...

Will these college classes work during admissions?

In my high school it is not required to take a foreign language class to graduate, so as I am ending my junior year I have never taken any. Unfortunately, most colleges I want to apply to require two years of a foreign language to apply. There is a dual credit program between my high school and...

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Active Apr 22 at 22:14

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Jaron Hightower-Mills | Higher Education Administration and International Education Specialist Yes, the first two semesters of college French is generally equivalent ...

Is it hard to find a job as a German Interpreter?

I would love to major in German in college, but I am not sure if that is a good language to study. Most European countries now study English as a second language , so I don't know how in demand German skills will be!! #german #foreign-languages...

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Active Apr 26 at 16:42

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Posted by Anna D.’s Avatar Anna D.
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Nicole S. | Multilingual Technical Analyst that develops projects to streamline ... Hi Anna,It depends - Are you strictly set on doing interpretation? ...

How can I learn Korean by myself?

I am fan of K-pop. I usually watch Korean drama after fansub group translate it but it needs to wait for a long time. So, I want to learn Korean but I don't have enough money to attend Korean classes. Are there some approaches help me learn Korean by myself? #language #korean...

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Active Apr 23 at 16:14

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Is it possible to make a career out of foreign language study?

I'm asking outside of the typical Interpreter or Translator careers. I love foreign language but I'm not sure if these are there right paths for me. Thanks! #foreign-languages #language...

#humanities

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Active Aug 28 at 23:53

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Posted by Daija C.’s Avatar Daija C.
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Patricia Schachtitz | Translation and Localization Consultant and Contractor Hi, Daija, yes it is possible to have a wonderful career ...

Should I major in French if I only took 1 year of French in HS?

I took Spanish for 4 years in high school, and in my senior year I decided to take French I. I've fallen in love with it, and I want to major in French, but is that a good idea? Will it cost me more money in the long run? Will I be too far behind? #majors #french...

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Active Feb 12 at 21:32

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Posted by Emma I.’s Avatar Emma I.
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Garth Lewis | Consultant, Attorney, and Translator It's great that you've fallen in love in French. The same ...

What is the best foreign language to learn in college?

I know a lot of companies are looking for dual language graduates; which would be the most worthwhile to learn? #college #jobs...

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Active Feb 18 at 00:47

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David Briggs | Research Associate at CLASSRoad Hi,There isn't really a right answer for that one. You should ...

what is the class for interpreter ? what is a good university for interpreter ?

Because i thought i should to be a interpreter, and i interesting with that career. And i thought that job could help a lot of people doesn't speak english. #school #career-details #language...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:51

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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hello, Here are some good guidelines: Step 1: Get Certified The ...

How would one go about finding their first job as a translator?

I plan on becoming a Japanese translator and while it seems easy to get started, in my mind it's too vague and I'd like an exact plan. #foreign-languages #language #japan...

#japanese

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Active Oct 30 '17 at 18:31

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Posted by Aiyanna-Jizelle O.’s Avatar Aiyanna-Jizelle O.
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David Goldstein | Automotive Professional, Japanese Language, Business & Culture Professional Hello, Aiyanna: First, we need to find out a bit about ...

How competitive is a job in International business in a foreign country?

Studying International Business in college #international #foreign-languages...

#international-business

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:57

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Anthony A. Quan | Global Finance Strategic Initiatives I am glad you are interested in International business and working ...

How much would college in a foreign country affect my academics?

I had a friend who was a foreign-exchange student in my high school and I would love to go to college in her country. Their culture and customs are very intriguing to me and I would love to have firsthand experience but wouldn't want to if I would have too many issues learning. I would be...

#environmental-science #foreign-exchange #foreign-languages

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Active Jan 10 at 12:13

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Posted by Katherine S.’s Avatar Katherine S.
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Jennifer Haden | Higher Education Consultant Hi, Katherine! When developing a potential list of universities that you ...

What do you need to take for gsce to be a language translator

That is what i want to be when i grow up #language #translation...

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Active Feb 09 at 11:48

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Posted by Hannah D.’s Avatar Hannah D.
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Laurent Kahl | MuIti-lingual International/Domestic Business Development Sales Manager -EXPORT/IMPORT Consultant- ... Hello Hannah: You can research translation-interpretation companies near where you live ...

What langauge courses would be most beneficial to study in university?

Most universities (that I have seen) require a language as a part of your study program. Are there any languages that are preferred by employers or should be considered more (i.e. ASL, Chinese, Spanish..) or can it just be our preference? Thank you! #foreign-languages #university #language...

#college

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Active Sep 10 at 14:58

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Posted by Ashley H.’s Avatar Ashley H.
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Katherynn Ortega Garcia | Account Sales Executive Hi Ashley You can select the languages you like to learn, ...

Is it better to minor in French?

I am already fluent in Spanish, but have only taken French in high school. #french #college-minor #spanish...

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Active Mar 19 at 09:59

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Posted by Jasminne V.’s Avatar Jasminne V.
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Alice Bekombo | Marketing Communications Manager Hi Jasminne,In the business world, the more languages you know, the ...

What does one do with a Japanese major?

I really want to study Japanese -- it's been a passion of mine for a long time. The only problem is, I only know two jobs that I can do with that major, that being translation and a teacher. Neither of which sound like my cup of tea, so what other options do I have? #japanese #foreign-languages...

#future-careers #job

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Active Mar 27 at 13:28

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Posted by Emily F.’s Avatar Emily F.
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David Goldstein | Automotive Professional, Japanese Language, Business & Culture Professional Emily, it is great that you want to study Japanese. Japan ...
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