scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,023
I believe that her English reflected the quality of what she had to say Amy Tan What do you do when you encounter a person who could not speak English fluently or has an accent If we just stop and reflect about all the people we meet that have this difference About all of us do this Most of the time when this happen we either make fun of that person or were most be likely to brush aside those individuals In Tans essay Mother Tongue she talks about how her mothers displeasing experiences trying to communicate with other people She explains how no one takes her mother seriously for her inability to speak perfect or fluent English I strongly believe with Tan that not being able to speak or write perfect English could sometimes cause dilemma for immigrants The essay talks about Tans mother experiences in conversing with different people in everyday life That her mom sometimes struggles to get her point across with the other person that she talks to For instance when she was a kid her mom told her to disguise for her so just her stock broker will take her grievances more seriously Also in a more critical situation when her mothers doctor loose and disregard to give her the results the CAT scan that will determine whether the tumor in the brain was benign or not Also she talks about her friend who could not understand what her mother says when she speaks Which totally dont reflect if you would see her moms daily activities from reading various reading materials and watching English programs This just show how the American society tend to neglects people with lack of skills in speaking English However for Tan her mothers language is clearly fluent English This is because her mothers language is the English that she grew up with That she totally understand She describe her conversation with her
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA