Why should immigrants in America learn english?

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  1. Jennifer.Bush
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    thoughts on this qoute?
     
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    Just using Quebec, they want their own country. Enough said?
     
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    Why should immigrants in America learn English??

    Well if they are here legally, perhaps to actually earn a living so their families can eat??? I know that sounds kooky, but eating is kind of important :)
     
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    Is that a bad thing?
     
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    And if I yell " LOOK OUT "---maybe that big-ass truck won't hit em while they have that "deer caught in the headlights'" look.
     
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    Well Lincoln would disagree.
     
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    Another reasonable reason:thup:
     
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    Not if they are prepared to be dissappointed.
     
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    But should the government have the power to decide what languages we can and cannot use? I don't think so.
     
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    Who is going to decide what language textbooks are printed in?
     

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