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Youtuber “Iris Virus” made the news after trying an experiment. Could she use only English in Taipei to ask directions, buy food and basically … survive … without speaking any Chinese?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wWV0NCPD050

Taiwan News reports:

“Ya Ting Yu, 26, known as Iris Virus on the internet, is a digital marketer and photographer who resides and works in Taipei City. Iris is often asked by her YouTube subscribers if the Taiwanese speak much English. Therefore, she decided to make a video to figure out the answer herself. In the video, she posed as a tourist and asked people in Taipei for directions and food menus in English. She first asked the information center in a metro station and the counter in the department about directions. Both service people answered her questions in English immediately.”

http://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3187784

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The results were pretty darn good if we may say so … maybe Red Brick Daily will try this out in Kaohsiung 🙂

 

… whatcha all think?

 

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