1.Tetsuya Saruhashi is from Japan.
2.He studied English before he traveled to Canada.
3.He lived for a year in Canada.
4.He couldn't understand English speakers when they talked to him.
5.Some Canadians couldn't understand Tetsuya when he spoke English.
6.Tetsuya had trouble pronouncing words with the "v" sound.
7.When the man at the tourist center couldn't understand him, Tetsuya spoke in Japanese.
8.Tetsuya asked the bartender at the night club for money.