What would you like to do?

How do we interact with people who speak a language different from our own?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Answer We treat them with suspicion. We consider then to be mentally inferior and congenitally deaf. Which is why we speak to them slowly, using small words, and loudly. To compensate for their apparent deafness we also gestuculate wildly, although we have never learned to sign.

Answer2: Often people are afraid of others who are different from them. But listen, everybody doesn't act stupid when they meet others who speak a foreign language. Just smile, smiles are universal and they cost nothing. People need to stop thinking that they are superior and others are inferior just because their language, customs, food etc. is different. The world is a melting pot and becoming more and more so. I am learning Italian, Spanish and Macedonian. Get on the ball and promote love, unity and peace by learning to say hello in a number of languages. Along with hello a smile and a simple handshake promotes goodwill and peace.
Thanks for the feedback!

The question and answer are locked and cannot be edited.

If people speak more than one language is what they know different in each language?

Opinion People who speak more than one language with any fluency will generally answer yes, but among linguists opinion varies on this question. Some people believe that the

Why do some people speak different languages?

Christian Answer: "Now the whole earth had one language and one speech. And it came to pass as they journeyed from the east, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar, and

If people speak more than one language is what they know different in each language and Does each language provide a different framework for reality?

No what one knows is generally the same in either language. However as the languages formed in different cultures an understanding of some concepts may work better in one lang

Do Jains speak a different language?

Not particularly, but India is known for having numerous diverse languages.

Why do people of the earth speak different languages?

Another answer from our community:Genesis 11:3--10 And they  said one to another, Go to, let us make brick, and burn them  thoroughly. And they had brick for stone, and slim

Why do people speak in different languages?

just like people have different religion it formed over life. people made their own language like the Greeks they formed are alphabet today by try different things. (They co

What different languages do people in Costa Rica speak?

Wikipedia's article about Costa Rica answers this question. Theofficial language of Costa Rica is Spanish, but there are alsospeakers of English, some Chibchan languages (incl

How did the speaking of different languages originate?

  Tower of Babel, Remember Sunday School?   In the Bible, it says that people decided to build a huge tower, called the Tower of Babylon. God decided to mess up the lan

Where god caused people to speak different languages?

It is a tale I heard; People were all on earth, created by god. Everyone spoke the same language. There was peace and quite everywhere, everyone was happy, the ground was vert

Why do the people who live in the Caribbean speak so many different languages?

The Caribbean islands were colonized by several different European countries, all of which brought slaves from Africa to work the plantations. These slaves, coming from differ

Why do people speak different languages?

They may come from different countries, or might have been taken there to far of country as slaves, or even migrated due to floods or famine. According to the Biblical story