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name: lizbeth
from: ecuador
age: 13
immigrated to NY: 2002
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name: adriana
from: venezuela
age: 17
immigrated to NY: 2002
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name: sonam
from: tibet
age: 14
immigrated to NY: 2002
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I translate for my mom too. She's trying to say words they're not in English.  Like in the language English, like, for like, let's say in Spanish divertido and funny, right?  And divertido in Spanish is funny in English. But, let's say, divertido is not part of the language of English.  So, now how am I gonna say that.

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adriana says:
"My father works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art . . ."
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sonam says:
"My parents certainly don't understand why teens date and stuff of that nature . . ."
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