It’s the middle of my work day, and the doorbell rings. Someone has come by from a local charity or other organization and wants a brief chat. I pause my work and open the door, smiling as I prepare myself for whatever it is they’d like to tell me about. Them: “Hello, I’m [Name] from … Continue reading Where are you from?
I was told for the third time in the past few weeks that I speak German with little to no accent. This is very exciting! Of course, my accent varies wildly based on the setting. When I am very nervous and unsure of myself, I am fairly sure I have a strong American English accent. … Continue reading Speaking without an Accent