White Boy Learning Burmese

The journey of an average white guy trying to learn a non-Indo-European language

ေမာင္ေပါက္က်ိဳင္း ပံုျပင္ -၂

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ကြ်န္ေတာ့္ သူငယ္ခ်င္း ျမန္မာကေလးစာအုပ္တစ္အုပ္ဖတ္ပါတယ္။ နားေထာင္စြမ္းအားကုိ ပုိတုိးထက္ေအာင္ဖုိ႔ ဒီဗြီဒီယုိကုိၾကည့္ပါတယ္။


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ကုိဝင္းဟိန္းရဲ႕ ျမန္မာစကားကုိေလ့လာတ့ဲျပႆနာေတြ။ – ၂ Burminglish

အားလုံးမဂၤလာပါ။ ျမန္မာလုိမေရးတာၾကာျပီျဖစ္တ့ဲအတြက္ ေတာင္းပန္ပါတယ္။ ဒါေပမယ့္ ဒီႏွစ္သစ္မွာ ကြ်န္ေတာ္ ျမန္မာစကားကုိေလ့လာမႈပုိမ်ားပါမယ္။ အဲဒီ့အတြက္ေၾကာင့္ ဒီ ဝတၳဳမွာ ျမန္မာလုိေရးျဖစ္ပါတယ္။ ထားပါေတာ့ ဒီည Burminglish စကားအေၾကာင္းေဆြးေႏြးခ်င္ပါတယ္ဗ်ာ။ Continue reading


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What is English to Me…

So, this may come as a surprise to everyone, but I don’t think very highly of English.  I’ll never forget what one of my professors said in class, because I’ve felt the same way the whole life and have never found the words to express the emotion.

Although English is my mother-tongue, I did not choose to speak in English.  It was forced upon me by my culture, whether I wanted to speak it, or not. Continue reading