AFP 96 – Marcus Furness: Identity and Culture

Updated: April 27, 2020
Fact-Check & Editorial Responsibility: Kris Broholm

This week I'm happy to welcome long-time listener Marcus from Tasmania on to the show to talk about identity, culture and building relationships through languages.

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Show notes

  • Marcus' language learning story
  • Our identity and how it's formed
  • His experience speaking Arabic with refugees
  • How to use languages as a way to build lasting relationships
  • The value of learning the minority language
  • How to improve integration through language learning
  • and much more!

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Kris Broholm

Kris is the founder of Actual Fluency, and has spent the last 8 years becoming an expert in language learning software, methods, and techniques.

Originally from Denmark, he now lives in Portugal and speaks 5+ languages at varying levels. His other interests are Wine, Online Marketing, and Travelling.