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Old 07-05-2014, 09:21 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Cheyanna View Post
I must be a show off then, because I use German, English, Spanish & Russian. Funny thing is I only speak English and know a handful of words in the other languages. It is just what came out of my mouth at the time I started a new command. For example, when I want her to look at me, I say Mira. It is shorter than "look at me."


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Yeah I can understand that part. Some words don't sound distinct enough. Like the YES marker, in Russian it's DA, it almost gets lost pronouncing.

But then for sit, I like the Russian version better. I'm just more comfortable speaking russian, like I talk to him in Russian and using English for commands and switching back and forth would be confusing for me.
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