Does Ricky go to “Jail” or Yale?

Here’s an example of a problem when native Spanish speaking people are talking to first generation Americans. The pronunciation of words with the letter “Y” can easily become a problem. For example does Ricky go to Yale? Or does Ricky go to jail? …cause you know there’s a difference. #dontgetickled

writer: Maria Fernandez and Mable Cedano

 

 

 

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