Search found 26 matches

by meta
Thu Nov 23, 2006 4:52 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Nice book on the Oracle
Replies: 4
Views: 1683

It recalls me another interesting book, Oracle Bones by Peter Hessler, though no connection with Delphi. :wink:
by meta
Tue Apr 04, 2006 1:55 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Will you participate in the Iliad B group?
Replies: 18
Views: 13790

I will~ :wink:
by meta
Tue May 03, 2005 5:23 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Marisa is born!
Replies: 27
Views: 5595

Congratulations! :D
by meta
Wed Mar 09, 2005 9:08 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: GREEK word association game
Replies: 83
Views: 23247

[size=150]ἰχθύς[/size]
by meta
Fri Feb 11, 2005 2:34 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: ``Pick up your future''
Replies: 27
Views: 6698

by meta
Wed Feb 09, 2005 6:22 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Word Association Game (English)
Replies: 478
Views: 164380

marmot
by meta
Wed Feb 09, 2005 6:16 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: GREEK word association game
Replies: 83
Views: 23247

γάλα
by meta
Wed Feb 09, 2005 6:04 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: ``Pick up your future''
Replies: 27
Views: 6698

To Mingshey: I love Nausicca :D Homer's, Miyazaki's and yours. You should be pride of the choice of your darling daughter. :wink: Happy Spring Festival!! Are u wearing traditional dress now? Recently I watched several episodes of a Korean TV Series:澡堂老闆傢的男人們 the men of a public bath-owner's family(?...
by meta
Sat Jan 01, 2005 1:31 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Got an "okay" from Perseus
Replies: 22
Views: 7009

Great! :D
by meta
Thu Nov 11, 2004 3:03 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: i'm new here. nice to meet you. :)
Replies: 18
Views: 8165

欢迎欢迎! :D
by meta
Thu Nov 11, 2004 3:01 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 23
Views: 5585

Wow...감사합니다. :wink:
by meta
Mon Nov 08, 2004 3:41 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 23
Views: 5585

Hi Masuro! Welcome! It's my 1st first time seeing chinese character in Textkit :D . Exactly it means 'elegant dew' but not 'water road' and u do go with elegance . To masuro and mingshey: Could u tell me what's the relationship between a Korean name and its counterpart chinese character? Which will ...
by meta
Mon Oct 11, 2004 1:08 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Pharr study group, Session B open
Replies: 13
Views: 3138

Thankgoodness it's a beginner's group. :D
by meta
Tue Aug 31, 2004 5:41 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: roman and chinese empires: did they interact?
Replies: 9
Views: 2908

I have to say that the story of Roman village in China is totally false. No evidence at all.

There are a few quite accurate descriptions of Byzantine empire
in chinese in the late 8th century(Tan dynasty).
by meta
Mon Aug 30, 2004 2:54 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: What are you currently reading?
Replies: 65
Views: 16292

Ancient History: Evidence and Models by M.I.Finley The World of Late Antiquity AD 150-750 by Peter Brown Just bought the Ancient Greek-Chinese Dictionary which is finally published after 20 years' silence.:shock: The only book I've read about pregnancy is Sandra Steingraber's "Having Faith" . Sehr ...
by meta
Thu Apr 22, 2004 4:59 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: NLGR: Mandarin book recommendation
Replies: 9
Views: 2049

It's happy to see textkiters began to learn pu tong hua .:D ( Mandarin ,probably, derived from man da ren , i.e. the Manchu officer of Qing dynasty.It sounds a little funny. ) I'm not familiar with learning Chinese as a forgein language.But I still remember years ago teacher corrected my stroke sequ...
by meta
Wed Apr 14, 2004 3:41 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Textkit is still in my Favorites folder...
Replies: 17
Views: 4734

Nursery work is endless.I was planting tha seeds the whole day...tired...

Latin name is ok. I don't know their common names :oops: . Thanks again.

Xaire! :wink:
by meta
Wed Apr 14, 2004 2:35 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Say hello to everybody
Replies: 11
Views: 2941

Thanks mingshey. Nausicaa is so cute! I guess her second word would be métér.8)
by meta
Wed Apr 14, 2004 2:31 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hello, I 'm new here^^
Replies: 8
Views: 2257

What a small world! My home is very near to Renmin Univ. I only know Peking University has Lain course before. That's a good news.But I'm afraid I have no time to attend that class.Anyhow we can have a talk. :wink:

MSN: glyptostrobus@hotmail.com
by meta
Mon Apr 12, 2004 12:11 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hello, I 'm new here^^
Replies: 8
Views: 2257

Nice to meet you. :D (what's the equivalent of lao xiang in English?)

Would u please tell me where do you have Latin class in Beijing?
by meta
Sat Apr 10, 2004 3:49 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Say hello to everybody
Replies: 11
Views: 2941

Episcopus wrote:Wo bu zhi shuo zhongguo de yu (I think!)
What do u mean? A: I'm not only speak Chinese.
B: I don't know how to speak Chinese.
zhi3--only; zhi1--know :P Which one do u prefer?
by meta
Sat Apr 10, 2004 2:06 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Say hello to everybody
Replies: 11
Views: 2941

Re: Say hello to everybody

This looks like Mandarin to me. ?? Unfortunately I don't understand it. I know a bit of Cantonese; Mandarin is on my "to learn" list. That's an idiom from Mencius. Idiom is what lost in translation,isn't it? :wink: Could Textkit forum show Chinese character(GB or Big5 font)? lei hou lei hou . Canto...
by meta
Fri Apr 09, 2004 8:58 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Textkit is still in my Favorites folder...
Replies: 17
Views: 4734

Epidendrum calanthum is right. Perhaps it's a little funny when botanists talk about latin names with different dialects but they can understand each other well. :roll: I suppose Batonical Latin is much easier than literary one.It rarely uses verb. what does Keesa's nursery plant? A little curious. ...
by meta
Fri Apr 09, 2004 8:18 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Say hello to everybody
Replies: 11
Views: 2941

Langenscheidt's Pocket Dictionary,Classical Greek-English

Danke schon. Only know several words in Deutsch. :wink:

Don't u think perhaps I come from China? Maybe I should begin to learn German first. :wink:
by meta
Wed Apr 07, 2004 11:15 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Say hello to everybody
Replies: 11
Views: 2941

Say hello to everybody

One more introduction. Just read Peter's thread "Greek Textbooks". Also, textkit.com is a godsend for us autodidacts -- BRAVO to William (but you may call him Annis), Benissimus, Raya, et al. ???????yu2 wo3 xin1 you3 qi1 qi1 yan1':)' Actually, I've been hanging here for quite a while. Though I'm not...
by meta
Thu Oct 02, 2003 4:18 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Harry Potter in ancient Greek
Replies: 63
Views: 25706

Re:Harry Potter in ancient Greek

Homer Simpson? Good idea. Perharps "South Park in Hellas" would be useful for learning Aristophanes or Suetonius' grammar work(though lost)... ;D ;)