This week I got my friend Dan (Daniel) Smyth on the hot seat – woohoo! Dan is from Northern Ireland, having been speaking English his whole life and attempted to learn a few languages. Since lots of non-native speakers are usually afraid of being wrong, sounding less than perfect, or making grammatical mistakes, I decided to ask Dan what he, as a native speaker, cares the most about when communicating in English with a non-native speaker.
Click the image below to begin. As always, turn on the ‘CC’ button for auto-translation from Youtube. Enjoy x