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09-28-2012, 11:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Tonellisghost View Post
I would add that as of just a little bit ago VV's english is more at a conversational level. His comprehension was dead on before he came over to NA and he has now become more than capable of holding his own during a full conversation in English.

Porkins has a better grip on the english language than VV did at the same point in his development. He gets by alright but will need to pick things up to do more than than get by in the NHL but he is a smart guy and will be fine.

Max Kitsyn is almost fluid in English or I should say was. When a Russian kid leaves NA and goes back home for the first time they typically don't speak allot of English and imo tend to backslide a little. That said MK was speaking English fine this past July. That I can say is a fact.
Thanks for your reply. Kitsyn needs to pull a porky pronto

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