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Use of language

Think of an incident from your own experience in which the use of language led to some communication breakdown.Explain the incident to show how language use contribute to the breakdown you identified.In response make clear which aspect of language led to poor communication eg.pronunciation, vocabulary,syntax,semantics


The event happened at an electronic repairing shop. At the shop, there were three people; the trainer, the apprentice and me. While I was having a chat with the trainer, he told his apprentice to wash tv. Unfortunately, instead of washing tv, the apprentice watched. Amusing! This happened because the apprentice misheard watch for wash t.v.


The event happen in a our house. My brother climb in the coconut tree to pick a coconut then acidentally he pick a young one coconut, because he didn’t knock to know if its good before he pick.

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i try to use english language at pharmacy when i get the covid vaccine…
hmm i think if i always try to speak,i hope my english get better…how about you guys?

I heard a friend calling me an Englishman due to the way I use grammar in my speech. I just laugh because the correct usage is grammarian

i tried to use english to talk with some strangers online so i can improve my english skills