In other words, it is rare that anyone speaks well the language when that language is more than many; he speaks well one language, certain. But two is already much, and as a native would speak the speaking rare enough. When still the power to speak well the several languages and continuing too as speak the native so, it is an exceeding marvel truely. This is the astonishment of enjoying well as the tongue may express.

see English As She Is Spoke: Familiar Dialogues, Part II

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