Suzi (k00kaburra) wrote,
Suzi
k00kaburra

No Spanish for me! (For now)

I dropped the Spanish class. The more I thought about it, the more trouble it seemed. I mean, I can't carry on a conversation with my classmates, and the teacher says that an hour of each class meeting is going to be practicing our speech? I would fall behind so quickly, and it's not really fair to the people who get partnered with me. They won't learn, either, if they have to work with someone unprepared. I've always hated doing that in other classes.

I hate to do it, though. It seems like quitting, like giving up. I've given up on Spanish once before, when I stopped taking it after graduating high school. I don't want to abandon it again, because it's only going to get harder to learn as I get older...and sooner or later, I am going to need to know it. I don't want to be one of those obnoxious monolingual Americans all my life.
Tags: deanza, school, spanish
Subscribe

  • Totally Random: Running Into Familiar Faces

    Tonight was "Meet the Candidates" night at RHA. RHA is run, like many homeowner associations, by a board of directors, and it's the time of year…

  • Writer's Block: Swine Times

    Nope! I am far too foolish to worry about catching diseases. My friend Amanda says today she has flu-like symptoms and the first thing I say is…

  • Winter Ball Results

    Well, apparently the dance was a great sucess. I've heard great comments from the people I've talked to who attended. They liked the decorations…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments