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Ayesha Sayed

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As a trilingual or bilingual, what role does language play in the creation of your identity? Which language do you think in?

I've grown up speaking 3 very diverse languages, I feel that they've created three distinct worlds in me. I find myself moving in and out of not only languages but cultures as well.
What role do languages play in your life? Do you find yourself thinking in more than one language?

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    Jan 21 2012: in my opinion language and the origin of a thought are independent, rather language is the medium through which a thought can be conveyed.A thought could be conveyed verbally or through action,(body language) if you say you think in a language how would you explain that in the case of dumb people ?

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