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RAFA FARIHAH

If I were to choose a superpower among these three choices:

  • the ability to speak and understand any language
  • the ability to travel through time
  • the ability to make any two people agree with each other

It would have to be the ability to speak and understand any language. Why?

We live in a diverse and globalized world. Every profession deals with communicating with people from varied backgrounds, be it serving customers or settling business deals abroad. The ability to understand another human from a different country than you is great. I sometimes struggle to comprehend what my foreign professors are saying but I wish that the language barrier was not so wide. Hence, my adoration for polyglots.

Now why did I not choose to travel through time or make any two people agree with each other?

If I attain the ability to perform time travel and alter history, when something…

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