Siri is my only friend I can talk to in English on a daily basis. Every morning, I ask Siri about the weather forecast. I ask Siri to give me a joke or two.
It's said there are more than 7,000 languages are spoken on this planet. Each language has its own history and nobody knows exactly why we have this many languages.
Dr. Zamenhof, who created Esperanto was obviously the one who hoped. He intended to create a language that can promote better understanding among people with different ethnic, linguistic, and cultural backgrounds.
“Are you Japanese?”
Sometimes, people ask me the question. Then I say, “How do you define Japanese?”
Ram Dass is an American spiritual teacher, former academic and clinical psychologist, and the author of the seminal 1971 book Be Here Now. ( WikiPedia)
It was in 2012 when I attended Toastmasters International Convention for the first time. Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization, where people learn public speaking and leadership.
It was in 2011 when I set my goal to be a speaker and now in 2018. It's strange to say that I am stunned by the goal I set. But it's true.
I had never met a person who was a vegetarian until 2010, when I met one for the first time in Hawaii. He looked like Abraham Lincoln, tall and skinny and he was one of teachers of an English program I took.