Well, it's miles better than Odette's doing with Quenya. She corrects her where she can.
"This is the University of Genosha, in the Free City of Genosha, on the planet Earth."
"Well," she echoes. "This is kind of unprecedented."
"We're going to have to tell someone higher up about this," she observes. "Illia got me because I could do translation, but..."
"I'm not actually a specialist, it's just I can do more magic."
"Uh--magic has--side effects. I can handle them better."
"I have no idea if ours is the only species who can do it. Or how much the side effects should dissuade you."
"Uh--it hurts, and it messes with your head to varying degrees."
"I'm really resistant to one of the kinds of messing with!"
"So there's three kinds of magic--Sympathy, Effort, and Conquest--and they hurt differently and they do different things to your head, and Sympathy--makes you more pliable, but I am really not a pliableness-compatible person, so it has to work way harder to get anywhere with me."