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    is arabic the hardest language to learn or...

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    Re: hardest language to learn?

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    format_quote Originally Posted by Ramlah View Post

    ^ lol...i was thinking tho mainly the speaking aspect of the language, not necessarily the grammar, etc...i was just discussing with my sis a few weeks back that if the letters/pronunciation of the language you wish to learn is similar to the one you currently speak, then it shouldn't be too hard to pick up on the language you want to learn...

    what do you people think?
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by anatolian View Post
    The far eastern languages are generally considered the hardest ones, and Turkish is not an easy one too.
    completely agree on the turkish ( uzgunum bilmiyorum turkiye ) !!!

    the hardest language i think is Pushto !!! I find the pakistani pushto hard as it is and thats my mother tongue _ but then the afghan dialect just takes it to a whole new level and dimension
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    I've heard people consider Finnish being a very difficult language to learn.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    It all depends on one's language background.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    I think Turkish should be an enjoying languge to learn for those who like puzzels with all those addings..lol
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    I dont think Turkish is difficult, my wife is Turkish nd I seem to pick it up fairly easy
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by TKTony View Post
    I dont think Turkish is difficult, my wife is Turkish nd I seem to pick it up fairly easy
    Ok let's translate this word to English "ademimerkeziyetsizleştirttiremeyeceklerimizdenler miş"
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by anatolian View Post
    Ok let's translate this word to English "ademimerkeziyetsizleştirttiremeyeceklerimizdenler miş"
    is that one word? pheww..
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by Ar-RaYYan View Post
    which grammar are u talking? if its danish its all right but not too simplistic - i think its bit like english.
    English grammar is simple compared to say German grammar.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by north_malaysian View Post
    is that one word? pheww..
    Yeah..by the way Tony Tarek has gone

    but I must say that I can't translate it very well too
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by Banu_Hashim View Post
    French!

    ...But probably because I was rubbish at it in school
    format_quote Originally Posted by S1aveofA11ah View Post
    Logically Arabic should be the easiest language to learn because Allah describes Islam as a religion of ease (and He wishes ease upon His slaves) and Arabic is the language of Islam so should be the easiest to learn. I think when you actually 'do it' i.e. learn it to the best of your ability then you begin to 'feel' this ease probably from the rewards of Allah for learning it.
    I do know how to read the Quran in Arabic but speaking it is a conversation would be hard.
    format_quote Originally Posted by crayon View Post
    I've heard Mandarin is really hard to learn, but I've never tried, so I wouldn't know.. I'm not a language person anyway, so any I'm pretty sure learning any foreign language would be hard for me.
    I would say it is easy as French.



    format_quote Originally Posted by Hanz View Post
    ^Haha lol.

    Arabic isn't too hard.

    I find Urdu hard.
    Urdu is really easy if you know or recognize Hindi or Punjabi. But really writing is really hard.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by anatolian View Post
    Ok let's translate this word to English "ademimerkeziyetsizleştirttiremeyeceklerimizdenler miş"

    You kiddin me lol thats not A word thats more like a sentence put into one word.

    turkish isnt difficult
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by Güven View Post
    You kiddin me lol thats not A word thats more like a sentence put into one word.

    turkish isnt difficult
    a word? hmmm

    well we Malaysians can do the same too

    "sayaterasaamatpenatsangatkeranatelahmengangkatpel bagaibendapadahariini"

    (translation: I'm so tired as I've picked up lots of things today)
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by Güven View Post
    You kiddin me lol thats not A word thats more like a sentence put into one word.

    turkish isnt difficult
    Well you can't break this word into pieces..So it is still a word ,a verb of a sentence.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    English in right grammar.

    I speak and write in very very bad English.
    I learn English by English book or English magazine. Without teacher. Sometimes I practising my English when a foreigner came to my place.
    But, many of them doesn't understand my English !.

    Someone told me : " If you want to can speak English, you must speak English to everyone, no matter they will understand you or no ".
    That why I join in this forum, not in my origin language forum.

    How about you, brothers, sisters ? do you understand my English ?.
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    format_quote Originally Posted by Ramlah View Post


    is arabic the hardest language to learn or...

    your views...
    English is one of the hardest languages to learn for non-English speakers.

    According to my French teacher.

    format_quote Originally Posted by ardianto View Post
    English in right grammar.

    I speak and write in very very bad English.
    I learn English by English book or English magazine. Without teacher. Sometimes I practising my English when a foreigner came to my place.
    But, many of them doesn't understand my English !.

    Someone told me : " If you want to can speak English, you must speak English to everyone, no matter they will understand you or no ".
    That why I join in this forum, not in my origin language forum.

    How about you, brothers, sisters ? do you understand my English ?.
    Your English is fine. It's good that you're learning from books and magazines, because they can teach you cultural figures of speech and the like, which you might not learn in an academic environment.

    If you have the means, an English teacher would be really effective - you'd probably speak better English than many native English speakers.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?



    Arabic is Easy i would say chinese as they dont even have an alphabet
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    format_quote Originally Posted by Whatsthepoint View Post
    English grammar is simple compared to say German grammar.
    Although German is closer to English than French, which is helpful for English-speaking learners.

    What's kind of funny is that French and German syntax is almost identical to that of Hindi/Urdu and Punjabi.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    If you have the means, an English teacher would be really effective - you'd probably speak better English than many native English speakers. [/QUOTE]



    Thanks for your advice brother muezzin.
    I shall register to an English course near my home.
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    Re: hardest language to learn?

    English isn't that difficult really. I can say only the tensses which I haven't still learnt very well is hard. The second difficulty of English is that it's a word language in which every situation has a different word.
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