The third ear Page 10-11
The author discover many people learning a new language are struggling.
Many people thought they are not language talent that they can not master a new language,but they do not try to do it.This conclusion is an excuse.
One day,the author went to the canteen and order instant egg noodles in Hong Kong.A young Englishman asked him how to say egg noodles in Cantonese.When the author told him how to say it.The young man practice perfect but he feel nervously and proceeded to order in English.It was disappointed.The young man give up a learning new language experience.
When we learn a new language.we can try to speak one word,two or a few gestures with other people,try to do you can do.It will help you to start communicating.