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Modern words in ancient grammar.

Looking from time to time at the agora board, I'm curious about what you people think about mixing modern words in the ancient greek construct.<br />To say, if you want to say "I like beer", there seems to be no dedicated word for 'beer' except the words set meaning "the (thing) out of barley" or just 'wine'. Since there's a modern word for it "beera(mpura)", it would be more natural to use it. but it ...
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To Mingshey

I've just seen the news about the typhoon in Korea. I hope you and yours are all safe and well.
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New book postings

Jeff, you used to have a page showing what books you were working on for future downloading - I know you put some information in a posting in the Open Board some time ago (but I can't find it), could you give us a link back to that posting or renew the information? I always liked to have something to look forward to!
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Latin Tongue-twisters

Tongue-twisters in many languages, including Latin, but not Greek: http://www.uebersetzung.at/twister/index.htm
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Moved Forum?

When I tried to enter the forum earlier, I had to be redirected...did you move the forum, Jeff? Was it supposed to do that? <br /><br />Keesa
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MOVED: grammar lesson needed

I'm moving this over to the Latin Board.

jeff

http://www.textkit.com/greek-latin-forum/viewtopic%20.%20php?t=631
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Greek and Latin pronunciation

An interesting site with an inspiring introductory essay. It appears to have several sources on Latin and Greek pronunciation as well. I haven't really checked it out a lot but it looks to be a very good site. It was originally mentioned in a very old post by duglasius.<br /><br />http://www.rhapsodoioralgreekandlatin.org/
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demo a script written by Jeff

ok, this is VERY off topic - and those who 'know' me realize I don't usually discuss too much about my non-Textkit life in the forum.<br /><br />BUT - i could use your help.<br /><br />I have written a web application that needs evaluating and debugging. This application is a web script that can be installed and customized and its meant to promote home plans for the residential home building industry. The script is in ...
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Elvish

Just curious: who among you ever tried to learn, or learned Elvish of Tolkien? Quenya or Sindarin?<br /><br />(LoTR was on the cable TV last night ;D)
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