[OT] monolingual Americans (was switching to console and zapping)
On Sat, 03 Jul 2010 12:02:01 -0400 (EDT), Ron Johnson wrote:
> On 07/03/2010 10:34 AM, Stephen Powell wrote:
>> Q: What do you call a man who speaks only one language?
>> A: An American. :-)
> We speak the primary language of the [US] from Nome AK to Miami FL (7200
> km) and San Diego CA to St. John's NL (5550 km).
> Thus, there is little pressure for "us" to learn any language other
> than English.
You forgot Hawaii!
.''`. Stephen Powell
: :' :