Trilingual by Maud | June 20th, 2005 The Portland Tribune profiles Laila Lalami of Moorish Girl, whose Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits appears in October. English is Lalami’s third language. Arabic is her mother tongue, while school was conducted in French…. “I dream in English now,” she says, a little amazed…. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrMoreRedditPinterestEmailLinkedIn Comments are closed.