Speaks: Czech, English, Italian, German
Is practicing: Italian, sometimes English, or helps others with Czech
Work: Nuclear Physicist (does calculations using models of nuclear structure to describe what is happening in the atom nuclei). A link to his work at Charles’ University.
Why attend SpeakEasy: Petr first attended through a friend’s recommendation of the event. For him, it’s the perfect possibility to improve his Italian in Prague in a great atmosphere. People should come here and experience this atmosphere – there are a lot of different people and there is always an interesting topic to discuss.
Tips on how to learn a language: Use the language! Don’t care too much about grammar, because you learn by doing – which means, practicing! When you come across a problem – then look at the grammar to understand it.
Personal: Petr is into tourism, traveling, and sports like badminton, hiking, cycling, and swimming. He also enjoys watching all kinds of films – everything except the action genre.