Interview with the tumbler Laura Fitzgerald

Laura - Tumblr - InterviewToday, I will interview the Irish student Laura Fitzgerald. To know more about her, visit shootabluejay.

1) Tell us a little about yourself.

My name is Laura, I’m 19 years old, and I’m from Dublin, Ireland. I’m studying Spanish and Japanese full-time in university. I like listening to music/singing and playing video games.

 2) What languages do you speak and at what level?

I’m a native English speaker, fluent in Irish and Spanish (non-native speaker of both). I can also speak basic conversational Japanese. Continue reading

Famous and Polyglots

They are no only famous, they are also Polyglots Nerds!!!!!

5 – Natalie Portman (1981) – The actress has as native languages English and Hebrew. She studied German, French, and Japanese at university. She doesn’t think she has fluency in the Japanese language.

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4 – Gene Simmons (1949): singer, bassist and founder of the hard rock band Kiss. Continue reading


The defines polyglot as:

pol•y•glot [pol-ee-glot]  – adjective 1. able to speak or write several languages; multilingual. 2. containing, composed of, or written in several languages: apolyglot Bible. noun – 3. a mixture or confusion of languages. 4. a person who speaks, writes, or reads a number of languages. 5. a book, especially a Bible, containing the same text in several languages.

Consequently, polyglots are those people who speak or write in several languages in a high Continue reading