Is Khabib's Russian good?

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  1. ijngf Purple Belt

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    It is not hard except for conjugations and declensions. If you learnt Latin in high school, it should be fine for you.
     
  2. ijngf Purple Belt

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    Because Avar is also a Turk language?
     
  3. Peli Purple Belt

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    Yeah they talked about khabibs schooling said he was somewhat of an average student. That's when the languages were brought up. Khabib didn't do well with science I believe because it was taught in English and he didn't learn it that well. Another class was taught in Turkish and he excelled in Turkish.

    One of khabibs teachers ran into abdulmanap and apologized for not believing khabib would succeed in anything based on his school marks at the time .
     
  4. Peli Purple Belt

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    I speak 2 languages already. And know little french. So 2 and a half . It fucks up with every thing I learned growing up lol.
     
  5. ijngf Purple Belt

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    Did she teach you some Gaelic?
     
  6. ArtemV Gold Belt

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    His Russian is fine, of course he has a rough accent from his village (an Avar village) where he grew up.

    You should listen to how Chechens, Ingush and Ossetians speak Russian, it is hard to understand sometimes .
     
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  7. nostradumbass Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    No, his Russian doesn't sound like it's his first language. His grammar's fine as far I can tell, but an accent from another language by definition means it doesn't sound like his first language.
     
  8. LoneLynx Purple Belt

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    interesting, I had no idea
     
  9. mmadeewana Green Belt

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    I recall him saying i can speak arabic. Maybe common surah from the Quran,who knows?
     
  10. Grapplefest Black Belt

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    No its not? Avar is a Northeast Caucasian language, nothing to do with the turkic Avars who have the same name but are not related.
     
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    Doesn't seem like it is, it's Caucasian, some different, isolated family only found, well, in Caucasus.


    EDIT: Someone was faster, of course.
     
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    being bad at math is common.
     
  13. Peli Purple Belt

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    here's where he talks about the schooling. Khabib didn't learn russian until he was in 6th-7th grade when he moved to the republics capital

     
  14. ijngf Purple Belt

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    Nice.
     
  15. kingmob6 Purple Belt

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    Khabib's Russian is good, it's actually better than I thought it would be, many dagestanis have below average Russian fluency. He has a little bit of avar/regional accent, but he is well spoken. I've heard him talk multiple times, and he presents his thoughts well, with good vocabulary. I do not know what his fluency is in other languages, I have never heard him speak, nor do I understand Avar.
     
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    My parents are portuguese( from the north of Portugal) and believe me some people from the south(Algarve,Alentejo or the Madeira island) can be difficult to understand too.
     
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    I had some Brazilian friends who would ask Portuguese people to speak to them in English. It was a little bit of a joke, but the accents and such were significantly different.
     
  19. Peli Purple Belt

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    sounds just like good ole 'murica
     
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    na he's not speaking turkish but he's a Galatasaray Fan.

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