Culture Fails 1

    Dirty Dinner (R. from Iowa) I had the chance to spend some time among the Roma people in a few places in Eastern Europe.  One time, I was invited to dinner with a group of men.  I didn’t know that the Roma have a very strong sense of “clean and unclean” in their culture, […]

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Language Fails 1

If you have spent any amount of time learning a language, you’ve made a mistake!  The trick is to not let it scare you away.  The best way is to learn to laugh at yourself.  Here are some of our language and culture learning fails.  Feel free to share your own, and if we like them, […]

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