Who’s speaking a foreign language, and it’s an inconsequential interaction (like at a street-corner) your first task is to determine whether they uttered a statement or question. If a statement, you can just smile and nod. If a question, you have to come up with a reply!
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- RT @daveihl: Before you get divorced, remember, it's always nice to have a ride to the airport., 4 hours ago
- RT @abrams: Why do journalists hate new journalism startups? - Digiday http://t.co/vgnKwptJD7 via @digiday, 8 hours ago
- As grad season rolls around, re-sharing our popular PowerPoint deck -- 3 Secrets of Highly Succesful Graduates: http://t.co/7WDhaRYS0G, Apr 15
Recommended BooksDavid Eagleman Sum: Forty Tales from the AfterlivesGeorge Packer The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New AmericaOliver Burkeman Help!: How to Become Slightly Happier and Get a Bit More DoneLarry Rosenberg Breath by Breath: The Liberating Practice of Insight Meditation