English can be a very hard language to understand, and a nearly impossible language to master. If you are planning on traveling abroad to an English speaking country, you may have moments where you do not understand what people are saying, or what you should be doing. Do not be afraid! Below are a few tips that will help you get around abroad when you are traveling.
Know the Basics
More often then not, English speakers will probably not be able to speak your language. This is particularly true in the United States, where the vast majority of native English speakers have very little experience with foreign language. Instead, make sure you know the basics! Practice asking for simple things in English, including where the bathroom is, do you speak (language), and My Name Is. By memorizing a few sentences, you can make getting around a…
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