Tutor Passes on Love of Language (a Brazilian in the US)

Posted on: 15/12/2009

Though Nilce Camargo Scanlon says she has trouble speaking conversational English, she says she can write “pretty well”. Well enough to help tutor another woman learning English as a second language, as Scanlon did when she moved to State College 10 years ago.

“At that time I couldn’t speak, could not understand,” she said. “Even though I had studied English in my country, Brazil.”

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