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Re: The "Where are you from?" Thread +
« Reply #220 on: August 01, 2016, 05:03:07 PM »
I'm mexican (all my life in this country)
I speak spanish, a poor english, some portuguese and japanese.

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« Reply #219 on: July 25, 2016, 10:31:17 AM »
The answer for every question is german and sometimes germany  :4da5b0e8:

HAHAHA

OK

Where you are from/born/raised: Germany/Germany/Germany

Where you are now: Still in Germany

What ethnicity/culture you belong to: German (Pure Blood even without the blue eyes and the light blond hair thing :D), i don´t believe in any religions, but i´m kind of interested in myths

What language you typically speak: German, but i have to read more than enough english  :wahaha:

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Re: The "Where are you from?" Thread +
« Reply #218 on: May 10, 2016, 11:09:25 AM »
I am a Finn, born in London UK during my parents year long holiday trip.
I speak Finnish and English quite fluently and Swedish I can understand when spoken to me, but I am really bad at understanding the writing and vocabulary.

I've been studying multiple languages, including Japanese, Latin, Italian, French, German and Russian, but I can't be saying that I am fluent in those and I mostly can read the languages, not speak them.

I wish to return to studying Japanese so I could become an interpreter and translator, but I am still far from that dream!

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« Reply #217 on: March 29, 2016, 03:30:45 AM »
Hii I'm born and raised in Paris France and I'm still here now lol, I'm black my parents came from Africa.
I speak French and English nice to meet you guyss

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« Reply #216 on: March 24, 2016, 12:33:18 PM »
Ich bin von Deutschland. Sind hier Leute die auch aus Deutschland kommen? Ich wohne in die USA und gehe zu die University of Maryland. Ich liebe light novels und Manga, leider gibt es nicht viele die in Deutsch uebersetzt werden. Aber ich lese und spreche English.

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« Reply #215 on: February 12, 2016, 12:42:02 AM »
Hai all, I'm from Indonesia.
I don't know what I should talk, but nice to meet you.

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« Reply #214 on: January 31, 2016, 08:29:38 AM »
Hi all

I was born in the Netherlands, just like my mom, but my father is Canadian/Belgian and his side of my family is from all over the place :p
I speak, read, and write Dutch, English, French, and German. I'd like to speak and read/write Japanese, Russian, and Hebrew as well, don't think I'll manage tho :p

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« Reply #213 on: January 30, 2016, 10:22:45 PM »
Hi im from México
I talk and read in english and spanish :)

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« Reply #212 on: January 29, 2016, 06:20:49 AM »
Hi, I'm from Malaysia
I know how to read and write in malay, english and chinese.
Currently in progress of learning japanese language.
 :hi:

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« Reply #211 on: January 28, 2016, 01:11:47 AM »
hello, i'm from indonesia
i can speak indonesian, write and read in english.

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« Reply #210 on: January 27, 2016, 05:42:28 AM »
Like a lot of replies in this thread, I was born and currently in the Philippines  :hi:

I'm 100% Chinese by surname and blood, yet a total noob in Mandarin... Western by first name, yet with the facial qualities of an Asian  :onionfacepalm:
with that said, my culture is Chinese Filipino

I can read and write English and Filipino fluently, but can barely manage Chinese and Japanese--- Can listen & speak English, Filipino, Hokkien, Mandarin, and snippets of Japanese, Spanish & Bisaya   :trala: Note: Hokkien and Bisaya are both dialects.


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« Reply #209 on: January 26, 2016, 05:03:23 AM »
from Osaka Japan, I'm studying English :wahaha:

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« Reply #208 on: January 18, 2016, 08:13:01 AM »
From the Philippines here!  :shinyteeth:

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« Reply #207 on: January 15, 2016, 06:49:32 AM »
Im from Croatia.Born,raised and still live there.Our eastern part is mostly flatlands and our west/north part is where our capital Zagreb is.But people dont really care that much besides our glorious and oh so magnificient islands and coastline of Adriatic sea.Its right across Italy btw.The country looks a bit like a dragon on the map [If you squint your eyes enough that is  :hahaha:].
 :cant-reach: My glasses   :yabai:

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« Reply #206 on: January 06, 2016, 07:55:12 AM »
Raised in the US
Currently reside in Texas, US
My family is from Vietnam

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« Reply #205 on: December 19, 2015, 08:10:06 PM »
I'm hailing from Cebu, one of the islands of the small country of the Philippines. We're basically next door neighbors with Japan but haven't gone there yet (not even once), opportunity has not knocked yet. Lived here and still living here.... I guess. Philippines is one of the Christian countries, but some Muslims and other ethnic religions still lives.... as for me well, I was baptized Christian.

We are of the Malay race and our 'kayumangi' (a tone of fleshy-brown) is one of our distinct features. But is now mixed in with other races as well with the occupation of Japan and America, the settlement of Chinese and intermarriages with other races.

The Philippines is one of the sought tourists around the world go to for vacations. it is an archipelago with 7,107 (that's a lot) and more than 200 ethnic languages (inc. Tagalog, Waray, Cebuano, Ilocano and the list goes on, and oh some are dying by the way) and a lot of other adopted languages (Korean, Japanese, Chinese, German to name a few). 

Although 'Filipino' is our national language, we have come to embrace the Universal Language as our main secondary language. And because of our relatively cheaper education and high quality neutral accent English, we are also a destination for non-English country citizens to study English.

We are food loving, songs singing, peace loving country.

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« Reply #204 on: November 24, 2015, 07:56:46 PM »
where you are from/born/raised 
-where you are now
-what ethnicity/culture you belong to
-what language you typically speak

Thai,Thai, Thai, Thai that's about it, lol.


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« Reply #203 on: November 20, 2015, 05:56:46 PM »
I lived in HK for more than 20 years, Tokyo for a while few years ago, and just moved a small city in the UK few months ago. I can speak Cantonese and Japanese, but my Japanese skill is getting a bit rusty now...
I thought I hated the hot and busy HK and Tokyo, but now I miss the delicious food and vibrant atmosphere of both cities... so I'm reading a lot and buying many figures and gunplas to fill that void, and I feel bad...

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« Reply #202 on: November 20, 2015, 01:47:18 PM »
I am Brazilian. Basically I was born in the country and raised at province's capital. Here some people officially speaks portuguese but there are ones that know english or spanish as well. Spanish or at least a poor mix between portuguese and spanish is wide known here because here is not so far from some other latin america countries.

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« Reply #201 on: November 19, 2015, 06:56:10 AM »
I live in a certain Asian country....

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« Reply #200 on: November 08, 2015, 01:55:54 AM »
-where you are from/born/raised
-where you are now
-what ethnicity/culture you belong to
-what language you typically speak
 
i was born in vietnam , but from ho chi minh city ( not like my parent and grands who were born in ha noi capital ) and live in here until now  xD
i belong to vietnamese culture but i prefer japanese ( cuz they're great in my opinion ) and i usually speak vietnamese and english ( i want to finish japanese soon to start leaning russian )

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« Reply #199 on: November 02, 2015, 12:32:17 AM »
 :hi:i'm from Malaysia.  :elephantdancef:

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« Reply #198 on: October 30, 2015, 05:09:44 AM »
Sup! My name is Faith and i'm from Singapore. Chinese by nature but my first language is English. Currently studying Japanese on top of my diploma in Veterinary Bioscience! Hope to make new friends and meet some pen pals through this forum! :)

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« Reply #197 on: October 03, 2015, 01:16:54 AM »
Iam from Indonesia...
yoroshiku minna...heheh

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« Reply #196 on: September 06, 2015, 07:49:51 AM »
G'day,

On forums and gaming communities, I usually go by the name of 'Creeper_'. Anyways...

I'm from Australia, and currently living in Brisbane, which is the third largest city in Australia with a population around 1.5 million.

I speak Australian English, as well as Vietnamese and a little bit of French and Japanese.
By the way, I'm not the 'typical' Aussie. I'm more like the 'typical' Asian :P.

Anyhow... have a great day :P

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« Reply #195 on: August 30, 2015, 10:09:41 PM »
Hulaaaa!!!
I am Allan born and raise in Indonesia, im bataknese tooo. I can speak English, and absolutly indonesia :D

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« Reply #194 on: August 29, 2015, 03:42:41 AM »
-where you are from/born/raised
I was born and raised in Brazil.

-where you are now
Brazil (south)

-what ethnicity/culture you belong to
Brazilian? (multi-ethnic)

-what language you typically speak
Portuguese, English(meh)

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« Reply #193 on: August 23, 2015, 05:34:58 AM »
Hiya all!!
I am from Davao, Philippines. I was born and raised there. I guess it's pretty peaceful there at a certain extent.
I am currently working in Cebu City.  When I first arrived the place was a step higher in terms of construction but Davao is not catching up.  Thanks to the efforts of our Mayor.  I am of of Asian ethnicity. I can speak English, Tagalog and Bisaya, but I am more comfortable in speaking in Bisaya.

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« Reply #192 on: July 30, 2015, 03:34:24 PM »
Hello...Joseph from the USA....but I'm originally from Taiwan....

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« Reply #191 on: July 10, 2015, 07:46:50 PM »
Hi Everyone!
I'm Seragog and i'm from indonesia! ^_^

Me too  :hi: