“Fele apă, fele viz” – a half Romanian, half Hungarian saying, translated as “half water, half water” that actually means… nothing.
I would want to add a cultural touch on how it is to be born in a city where people are speaking two languages. (in this case: Romanian & Hungarian ). I am sure that most of us found ourselves in situations where we don’t know a certain language but we have to speak it in order to get along or get something that we want.
I know a thing or two about what it actually means to grow up in a city where there are cultural differences – in a good way, of course, that I want to underline in the following examples. Continue reading “What it means to grow up in a multicultural city”