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Interview with Pilkyu, a Polyglot in Waseda University

(Source: Waseda University)

Pilkyu was born in South Korea and spent 20 years living in the country before coming to Tokyo to pursue his undergraduate degree at Waseda University. He has a love for studying languages and picked English and Japanese back in high school as his major and sub-major respectively.

Considering the enormous amount of time and hard work one has to spend on learning a foreign tongue, speaking two or three languages is itself an incredible skill. To Pilkyu, being trilingual just was not enough to satisfy himself, who decided to sign up for intensive Mandarin Chinese classes during his first year at Waseda.

Read more about Pilkyu’s passion in learning different cultures here!

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