Chicken Soul Soup: Multilingualism

In which an ESL student who is failing Language Arts in school proves that the fault is with the school system’s lack of recognition of languages.

Me: There are four types of writing you need to know for school: narrative, descriptive, persuasive and expositoryNarrative is your forté.

Student (glancing up from a Manga doodle): Yeah.  I know.  I guess persuasive is my mezzo forté.

Chicken Soul Soup

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