Wow, so you speak African right?

SamaliYasmin Igal,
Seattle, WA.

Africa is a huge continent made of 1000s of languages and assuming I speak African because I’m Somali doesn’t makes no sense whats-ever. Born in America and being raised here, children use to ask me that and i thought it was a joke, but sadly it was a legit question for them.

 

Wow, so you speak African right?

SamaliYasmin Igal,
Seattle, WA.

Africa is a huge continent made of 1000s of languages and assuming I speak African because I’m Somali doesn’t makes no sense whats-ever. Born in America and being raised here, children use to ask me that and i thought it was a joke, but sadly it was a legit question for them.

Wow, so you speak African right?

SamaliYasmin Igal,
Seattle, WA.

Africa is a huge continent made of 1000s of languages and assuming I speak African because I’m Somali doesn’t makes no sense whats-ever. Born in America and being raised here, children use to ask me that and i thought it was a joke, but sadly it was a legit question for them.

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