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Pleasanton Library English Conversation

Original post made on Feb 18, 2010

The Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave., offers free English conversations classes from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays, and 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays. Call 931-3411.

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Comments (7)

Posted by Sassy Patty, a resident of Birdland
on Feb 18, 2010 at 12:38 pm

Hooray! Learning English is something that surely needs to be encourcaged. Its too bad we don't have the spine of our forefathers and make learning English essential to becoming a functioning citizen of the U. S. Losing one common language that everyone in the coutnry spoke, regardless of how many other languages one spoke, promoted assimilation and unification.


Posted by Kevin, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Feb 18, 2010 at 4:27 pm

I am disappointed to hear store employees conversing in spanish.


Posted by Scary Foreigner, a resident of Rosepointe
on Feb 18, 2010 at 5:35 pm

I cannot adequately express my delight at this phenomenal opportunity. As someone who cannot speak English at all, it's amazing that I found this helpful tidbit while I was scrolling through a message board in a language I do not understand. What luck!


Posted by Spacey, a resident of Bridle Creek
on Feb 18, 2010 at 8:17 pm

"Learning English is something that surely needs to be encourcaged. Its too bad we don't have the spine of our forefathers and make learning English essential to becoming a functioning citizen of the U. S. Losing one common language that everyone in the coutnry spoke, regardless of how many other languages one spoke, promoted assimilation and unification."

I can't tell if the spelling errors are intentionally ironic or ...?


Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Feb 19, 2010 at 11:44 am

I always delight in American's speaking Spanish or any other language! It makes the world a better place!


Posted by student, a resident of Amador Valley High School
on Feb 19, 2010 at 8:13 pm

about time.. this should be required for everyone. we should NOT have to 'press 1 for english' in this country


Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Feb 24, 2010 at 4:03 pm

if you dislike pressing 1, then press 0 or 17...duh...


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