I went to the market…

Ok, so I go to the market pretty regularly. But this past week I felt like I should walk to our small neighborhood market with the intention of starting conversations in the Acholi language. So the usually confident me is shaking like a leaf walking the block to the market. I told myself that I…

Language funnies

I promised to air my embarrassments out when I started learning language. This is belated but here y’all go! Recently went to South Africa and found out some funny language stuff: “Buy a Donkey” = “thank you” in Afrikans Saw a timber company called “More Deck” = “cooking oil” in Acholi Back home I have…