克服语言障碍(Previous Post Translated via Google Translate into Mandarin)

目前我的女儿(谁正在学习普通话作为课程的一部分),我正在尝试用普通话进行交流?

不,我不会说普通话。谈话开始。

I love you,

幸运的是,一旦我通过谷歌翻译来运行它,我已经知道它的意思了

我爱你。

我必须承认我最初很担心。

从那时起我们一直在用我们的手机以普通话进行沟通。

这非常有趣。

If I have any of this wrong, please blame Google Translate.

I have just been cross checking my translation and it has come up that my daughter is learning

Putonghua

I wonder if she knows that? Sorry and there was I thinking she was learning Mandarin.

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Overcoming The Language Barrier

Currently my daughter(who is learning Mandarin as part of a course) and I are experimenting in communicating in Mandarin?

No I do not speak Mandarin. The conversation began with.

我爱你

Fortunately once I had run it through Google Translate, I had learned it meant

I love you.

I must admit I had initially been concerned.

Since then we have been communicating in Mandarin on our phones.

It has been great fun.

用中文写作很有趣。

 

 

The Daily Realities of Racism

It apears to me that this sort of nonsense may be occuring more frequently worldwide now. People seem to feel emboldened to tackle anybody who dresses differently or who speaks a different language.
Is this  really the way we want the world to be?

Family History Biographies

My part Jamaican friend was the first person who had ever explained to me, what it was like to be on the receiving end of racism. She had told me for example, that her respectable accountant brother, had been stopped and searched on more than one occasion. She was once in a high end store looking at wedding dresses with me, when she had apparently been made to feel uncomfortable by the sales assistants.

I was shocked the other day, when I had witnessed first-hand a racist incident myself. I was upset that I had been too slow to react, as I had not realised till too late what was happening. I had been waiting at a bus stop when two Chinese girls had been quietly chatting and minding their own business. Another woman had come along and had appeared to join in their conversation. Just before the end of…

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Three Women Who Endured Domestic Abuse

This Megyn Kelly interview  is brilliant. It actually fully reveals the truth-all aspects-gaslighting, manipulation and the dangers faced whether women stay or go. It also covers the way therapists can be inadvertantly used to further perpetuate abuse.

It makes it clear abuse cuts through all social classes.

This is so spot on, I found it triggering,

Three Women Who Experienced Abuse

Source:Today

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChDKyKQ59fYz3JO2fl0Z6sg