Adulting Etiquette Mrs Enginerd

“Why do you speak English so good?” – Well, because I studied the language.

There is a difference between speaking  a second language and learning it. Knowing a few words can help you get around in a foreign country or can help bridge a gap with fellow tourists or coworkers but understanding the language and its roots, its nuances and lexicon, requires careful study. To fully claim mastery, one […]

Mrs Enginerd Poetry

I Will Not Apologize For Speaking Multiple Languages

Achtung, achtung! There is no shame in speaking more than one language, Of having more than one maternal tongue. Of being able to let you know that I don’t care about your bigoted opinion in more than one idiom. No voy a pedir disculpas por amar en español, Trabajar en inglés, Amar en francés Y […]