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Should I learn French or German

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There have been 2 languages that always interested me. Those are French and German. I'm wondering which one to do deeper study on. Each one has their pros and cons

French

Pros

-Often considered to be easier than German for English speakers

-I love the beauty of the language

-I already know some basic words

-Rolled R is easy peasy for me

Cons

-Uvular R is very tricky for me

-Knowing when to spell with an accent marking might be hard

-No structure to the grammatical gender, so I simply have to memorize which words are masculine and which ones are feminine

German

Pros

-English is a Germanic language

-I know a little bit of German

-The word for hundred is a cognate in German and English

-More structure to grammatical gender than French's literally random grammatical gender

Cons

-Pronunciation might not be obvious(for example W actually sounds like V)

-Compound words can get super long

-Often described as being harder to learn than the Romance languages for English speakers

-Unusual letters(like for example, the one that looks like a big B? Yeah that actually is pronounced like an S)

 

Which language do you think I should pursue further studies on?

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