Student: "How do you say 'cuy' in English?"
Me: "Guinea pig."
Student: "My mom and I bought three guinea pigs."
Me: "Like as pets or for dinner this weekend?"
Student: "We still aren't sure."
Me: *trying not to lose control of my classroom as I laugh crazily*
Welcome to Ecuador :)
Oh yes, and speaking of taxi rides (because aren't we always?).......
Today, in ten minutes, the taxi driver had me analyze all the minute differences between dating a Latino and dating an American. Needless to say, it was quite the conversation.