“This is my hope.”

Literacy Council of Northern Virginia Uncategorized

Each year, LCNV serves nearly 1,500 beginning-level English language learners, and helps them achieve their learning goals. In the essay below, LCNV learner Nazifa reflects on all the ways that English helps her at work, in the home, and while travelling.

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“I like to speak English for my job and for a better life. I can help my children because English is our second language. I can travel to different countries and talk with people. This is my hope. Thank you.”