2 Polish lessons
Slowly, she even encouraged me to begin writing my logistical correspondence to her in what Polish I could. <br>
Ultimately, I was unable to continue lessons due to work obligations but have retained my interest in the Polish language and work from the resources provided by Christina frequently. One of her great gifts as a teacher is inspiring a genuine fascination with language and culture.
The lesson purpose was to provide Polish conversation for my mother to allow her to practice/improve her Polish-skills. Dominika kept focus and responded in Polish when my mother reverted to English. Over a week later,
Mom is, as we are, enjoying the ripple effect of the lesson: speaking/teaching/translating (English to Polish) to family members.
Magdalena assisted in translating a few lines of a best man speech I plan to deliver partly in Polish. With Magdalena's tutoring I'm confident that I will be able to say the Polish lines correctly and have something creative for a majority Polish (and minority American) wedding.