Lesson 58 - Fernando (b) - Exercise 2
Watch the same video with Closed Captions (English Subtitles).
Joanne says to Fernando: "I detect an accent. What would that be?"
In this case, would is used to indicate uncertainty. In other words, Joanne is not certain
- of where Fernando is originally from.
- of where Fernando learned Portuguese.
- if Fernando has an accent when he speaks English.
Type two words which mean "mother tongue" (a synonym composed of an adjective and a noun).
- native language
- native son
- mother language