194. Se Habla English
Alex wanted to become a citizen. He signed
for a citizenship class. He went to the
class. The teacher spoke only Spanish. All the
students spoke only Spanish. Alex spoke Spanish, too.
asked the teacher, “Why are you speaking Spanish?
need to speak English. We need to understand
. We need to read English. We need to
English.” The teacher said, “Don’t worry. English isn’t
anymore. My students never fail the interview. Can
say Yes in English? Can you say No
English? Then your English is good enough. You
to become a citizen. That is more important
your English.” Alex dropped out. He signed up
another citizenship class. The teacher spoke only English.