Tongue Stuck

“To know a language you need more than grammar and vocabulary; a language gains its life from memories. It is woven from all the voices you ever knew, from the daily noise of the street, from the quiet melodies of the authors you read, from jokes and songs and curses. I did not know this language.”

Source: The Rumpus
Published: Oct 12, 2021
Length: 10 minutes (2,662 words)
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