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45 Days of French – Day 28, continued…

I read Hour 13 of Alpha Teach Yourself French in 24 Hours (ATYF) yesterday. And you may have noticed that I had to stop abruptly after pronouns of time. Well, a lot of the family has been sick today, so … Continue reading

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Some Refinements

A day ago I blogged the Arabic adjective عادِيَّة, ʻādiyya(t). Though no incorrect data was given, one would typically give an Arabic adjective in the masculine, as the feminine is based on it with slight modification. The suffix ـِيَّة, -iyya(t), … Continue reading

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WOTD, la sorpresa

The word of the day is… la sorpresa Italian, lā sorprēsā, 1. (n.) surprise. Par for the course with romance languages, the dictionary entry for a noun in Italian includes the article, indicating the grammatical gender of the word. This word, … Continue reading

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