Category Archives: Languages

Old Books, New Boots

This morning, a friend at church handed me a book from the 20’s. It is a Greek Grammar by William Hersey Davis. Pretty sure enough has happened in the study/reconstruction of Koine Greek to call into question some of the contents, but … Continue reading

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Yesterday we finished up our short stint in Lisboa (Lisbon), Portugal. It was a good time, taking the train there and back, staying a night in a well-positioned hotel, and enjoying the sights around the regions of Baixa, Chiado and … Continue reading

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Heading to Oporto

I’m in the airport waiting to go to Oporto, Portugal, for work. Seeing as I haven’t spent much time in Portuguese (about as much as Spanish…), I thought, why not? So I have spent the last two weeks starting to … Continue reading

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Other Clannad Themes

Earlier today I was sharing some of my love for the music that makes Clannad stand out. I shared the closing theme to the High School arc in that post. Here, I thought I might direct the interested to the … Continue reading

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NOTE: I’m going to try to keep this to non-spoiler material, with links for those who are interested in the background and unlikely to watch on their own. Last night, I finished the anime series Clannad (including After Story). And … Continue reading

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