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Forum topic by interpim posted 12-06-2009 06:20 PM 995 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-06-2009 06:20 PM

I have been taking college classes in my spare time, considering the Navy is paying for them, i figured why not get a degree.

as of October this year I was 2 classes away from getting an associates degree through one of the Navy’s partner colleges. I needed 1 required course and one elective. I figured for the elective, I would pick something that would be required for a bachelors and get it out of the way.

Well, let me tell you folks.
Foreign language through distance learning is about the worst mistake I have made since starting college classes. Hopefully I don’t fail and have to take another class just to graduate.

-- San Diego, CA

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#1 posted 12-06-2009 06:43 PM

Ouch. What language?

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#2 posted 12-06-2009 06:45 PM


-- San Diego, CA

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#3 posted 12-06-2009 06:50 PM

Why distance learning spanish in San Diego? I didn’t realise Spanish was still a foreign language. :D

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#4 posted 12-06-2009 06:58 PM

It’s distance learning because im a country boy from the mountains of North Carolina LOL

-- San Diego, CA

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#5 posted 12-07-2009 12:28 AM

What you need is a boot legged copy of Rosetta Stone’s Spanish CD.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#6 posted 12-07-2009 12:34 AM

Well, I think you passed anyway. :)

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#7 posted 12-07-2009 12:35 AM

I speak still after thirty years pretty good German I lived there for 5 years and enjoyed my time with those nice people.Anyway rosseta stone is great specially if you get a free download.regards Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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