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When travelling to a place where I don't speak the language, I: (You may choose more than one)

Try to learn the basics (hello, thank you) before my trip.
50%
Pack a phrasebook and use it as necessary.
36%
Don't bother learning the local language; someone will speak English.
34%
Rely on body language and hand gestures.
15%
Hire a guide or translator to help me get around.
10%
Take a language class before or during my trip.
5%
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