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07-12-2012, 06:18 PM
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Originally Posted by squidz View Post
Haula learned English in Finland from Americans. There's a huge difference when you learn from native speakers. That's doubly true when it's learned at a young age and from those who are likely to push their accent.
Yeah, I guess some people are just lucky, or more talented.
My mom's Finnish-American (she has no accent) and I was born in the states, moved to Sweden when I was 2, back when I was 11... Plenty of Americans around to teach me, still sound like a goof.

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