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Re: Sauropodz r kewl WAS: silly conversation on 2012 US presidential race
7 years of Latin here. Barely enough to stumble through De Bello
Gallico today, and catch plural-errors (mani instead of manus) in
No Greek, though - that's all Greek to me!
Dr. Heinrich Mallison
Museum für Naturkunde - Leibniz-Institut
für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung
an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Office phone: +49 (0)30 2093 8764
Fere libenter homines id quod volunt credunt.
Gaius Julius Caesar
On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 9:52 PM, Andreas Johansson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 6:49 PM, Mike Keesey <email@example.com> wrote:
>> 1) The so-called "classical" European languages (Latin, Greek) aren't
>> taught as widely any more. (Everyone here who's taken a class in one
>> of them, raise your hand. How about both?)
> *raises hand*
> Took a Latin class at Uni, back in the palaeozoic haze of the middle
> of the first decade of the third millennium.
> No Greek, tho, beyond some self-study.
> Andreas Johansson
> Why can't you be a non-conformist just like everybody else?