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[Nov. 1st, 2004|02:22 pm]
Peter Sheil
Languages 'boost work and love'
People who speak foreign languages earn more and are popular with the opposite sex, a report suggests.

Est que c’est vrai?
Ich weiß nicht!
Does being multi-lingual help you tynnwch les femmes?

When I worked in Luxembourg it was a real multi-lingual environment, we'd use words from several different languages in a single sentence without batting an eyelid.


[User Picture]From: loreeley
2004-11-02 03:28 pm (UTC)
Why do I have no job and no significant other than?
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[User Picture]From: petersheil
2004-11-03 12:44 am (UTC)
Ahh, there's the mystery that makes respect of so long life, as Hamlet was known to mutter :)

I should take you out for a meal sometime, but right now I'm hardly around London at all :( I clocked up 94 hours overtime last month and was at work for 12 hours yesterday trying to find a bug in my program ... and I still haven't found it.

What sort of jobs are you looking for? Quite often it's "experience" that is the deciding factor - once you've done something for a while then it's easier to get other jobs.

Good luck
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