Benny Lewis is a great example that if you have the correct attitute, you will learn any language if you have passion and want it strong enough. By using Integrated Communication, he was able to embrace the people and their culture in order to connect.
"Some people just don't have the language learning gene." To prove that this statement is patently untrue is Benny Lewis's life mission. A monoglot till after leaving university, Benny now runs the World's most popular language learning blog and is learning Egyptian Arabic which will be language number twelve, or maybe thirteen. But who's counting?