Timothy Donner, a 17-year-old high school student living in New York City these days at his high school and has become . But he is not a teen idol or even . So why has he become so famous? He can speak French, Dutch, Japanese, Chinese, Swahili…and ! He is what is called a – someone who can speak six or more languages fluently.
So ? , it wasn’t language that interested him ; he was more interested in . He says was . As he listened to songs in that language, , , and some , he . He also says using the Internet to communicate has been a big help to his . But he says probably has helped his language studies the most.