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Cover Yourself

When I tell people I teach English as a second language, they usually say, “Oh. You speak Spanish?” “No.” I wait a beat. “Most of my students don’t speak Spanish either.” My students come from Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Spain, France, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Iran, Iraq, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Turkey, Pakistan, Taiwan, … Continue reading