"למה את רוצָה ללמוד אספרנטו?"

Translation:Why do you want to study Esperanto?

August 5, 2016

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    Love that Esperanto reference. Zamenhof himself would've been proud of the revival pf his ancestral language, Hebrew.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BadExampleMan

    Excellent question. Why would ANYONE want to learn Esperanto?


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/morvan82

    A few reasons that I can think of: 1. You are a linguist and have a professional interest in the language 2. You are a language enthusiast and want to learn as many languages as you can. 3. You want to learn a constructed language, but don't want to learn one that is based on a fantasy or science fiction setting. 4. You have some interest in the Esperanto community. 5. You are crazy enough to believe Esperanto would ever be adopted as a world language.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/clumpy
    1. You want to learn how to learn languages so you can learn another language faster.

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PHSB66
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    Esperanto and Hebrew are sometimes considered to be sister languages, both having been devised by Jews in the Russian empire around the same time, each aimed at a specific community. And before dissing a language community, you should first read up about it. Try Bridge of Words by Ester Schor - the book describes the Jewish background of the author of Esperanto and how it influenced the philosophy that motivated the language.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Theresa754142

    Lama at rotsa lilmod esperanto?

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