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Complementary remarks on Duolingo’s Guarani course. Some examples of Guarani / Jopara differences.
Jedną z niewykorzystanych okazji, jaką dawał mi długi pobyt w Iranie, było bliższe zapoznanie się z tamtejszym zróżnicowaniem językowym. Wprawdzie dowiedziałem się tego-owego-nowego o gilaki, różnych odmianach kurdyjskiego, czy isfahańskim perskim, ale w porównaniu do tego, co być mogło – … Continue reading
More detailed account of my plans of site upgrade mentioned in the next-to-last post. Where do I (we) start from?
Just a quick note to put y’all up to date with my thinking about this blog and my pages in general.
Long time, no see, huh? Well, I’m still alive, have just replied to the rare non-spambot comments and thought that I could share what is and, hopefully, will be happening: 1. My online courses schedule has eased up a bit, which frees up more time … Continue reading
I’ve just finished reading “Civilizations” by Fernandez-Armesto (a bit disappointing book, but not a bad one – my expectations had been set high) and so it’s only one more to go (Game Theory 101) before I’m allowed to buy a … Continue reading
Hello there! It’s 1st of June today and, as promised, I am back to posting. Contrary to what I had said, the site has not moved to Drupal (you will have to wait longer for this – September, maybe?). There … Continue reading
You may have noticed the sudden freeze of this blog’s activity. I’m on my holidays now – which contrary to naive expectations always means having less free time – and on top of that the wonderful KhanAcademy is eating up … Continue reading
As it’s high time to trim the distractions and focus on only a couple of linguistic priorities, a changed to-do list follows.
I started to learn Turkish in Tehran’s recently opened Yunus Emre Cultural Center. An interesting institution and a decent course. Not without its problems, though.