Possible schedule for 2017 – 2018

I will be finalizing my schedule soon, but it will likely be something like this: (All times are in the Central Time Zone) Tuesdays 9 AM: Latin 1: Lingua Latina by Hans Ørberg chapters 1 – 19 10 AM: Latin 2: Lingua Latina by Hans Ørberg chapters – 34 11...

Italian so far…

I am learning Italian for two reasons. First, I am learning Italian to master Latin pronunciation. Second, I am learning Italian because… I want to learn Italian. Back to the first reason.  When I was first learning Latin, I looked high and low for a...

People need to be reminded…

In church last Sunday, the pastor quoted Samuel Johnson. “People need to be reminded more often than they need to be instructed. ” If you hang out on my blog at all, you know that I like DuoLingo.  I have explored many, many language sites, and have...

Classes resume today.

If you are in one of my online classes, and if you are wondering… yes.  Classes resume today. There are no scheduled breaks between now and May.  We have a long road in front of us. However, I may be adding unscheduled breaks.  My family and I are considering a...

Babadum

A few days ago, one of my kids reminded me of Babadum. How do I forget this stuff? I used to use Babadum.  Then I forgot about it.  Now it’s back. I am no big fan of flashcards.  But, if the flashcards help you with pronunciation, I am a big fan. Babadum is a...

How to add the Greek alphabet to your keyboard.

Here is a very helpful article from DuoLingo: I hope to start filming the recording of the Greek class in October.  Meanwhile, join DuoLingo, jump into the Greek class and start practicing pronunciation. You will need to know how to type in Greek. Follow the...