Learning the Local Language in Bangladesh

Video Transcript

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Big thing to know, to realize is, if you're a foreigner visiting the country, just being able to speak their language at all is huge rapport building, whether you're saying it correctly or incorrectly, and it helps with the rapport building. That kind of shows that you care about their culture, you want to understand their culture.  

A service member discusses the importance of learning the local language.