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by mariek
Wed Dec 14, 2005 7:30 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Latin dictionaries
Replies: 11
Views: 2921

I have Cassell's Latin dictionary (it's the one with the bright oarange cover) which isn't too shabby for a smal dictionary.
by mariek
Wed Dec 14, 2005 7:27 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Gee, I'm a T-cher
Replies: 7
Views: 1954

Woohoo! Congratulations and Good Luck!!!
by mariek
Wed Dec 14, 2005 7:25 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Are you there Pot, It's me, Kettle...
Replies: 9
Views: 2161

Re: Are you there Pot, It's me, Kettle...

:lol: I didn't realize there were so many until you amalgamated them into one message.
by mariek
Mon Dec 12, 2005 6:41 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: The Simian says Howdy to All
Replies: 7
Views: 1880

Welcome to Textkit!!!

I hope your health is improving along with your sharpened mind. :D
by mariek
Mon Dec 12, 2005 6:38 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: An anniversary
Replies: 6
Views: 1630

Woohoo! Time flies when you're having fun, eh? :wink:
by mariek
Wed Dec 07, 2005 2:38 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Salvete
Replies: 8
Views: 2139

Welcome to Textkit!

Don't forget to check out the Wheelock's Latin forum.
viewforum.php?f=19
by mariek
Fri Dec 02, 2005 5:35 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Introducing myself
Replies: 10
Views: 2809

Welcome to Textkit!
by mariek
Wed Nov 30, 2005 6:14 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: hi all!
Replies: 4
Views: 1389

Welcome to Textkit!
by mariek
Tue Nov 29, 2005 7:06 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 8
Views: 2146

Welcome to Textkit!
by mariek
Fri Nov 25, 2005 2:19 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: To those in the United States...
Replies: 4
Views: 1206

More like *quack quack*, we had duck today. :lol:
by mariek
Tue Nov 22, 2005 6:27 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Forum Upgraded
Replies: 2
Views: 1003

Ah... that would explain why it looked a little different... and the new member called "testing" :)
by mariek
Tue Nov 01, 2005 5:21 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: intro
Replies: 6
Views: 1630

Re: intro

Welcome to Textkit!
by mariek
Sat Oct 29, 2005 7:31 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hello from Rome
Replies: 12
Views: 2653

Re: Hello from Rome

Welcome to Textkit!

Your English is fine.... it's certainly better than my Italian. :wink:
by mariek
Thu Oct 20, 2005 6:21 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: edonnelly's avatar.
Replies: 13
Views: 2714

Re: edonnelly's avatar.

...she was horrified when the kids told her she could eat off of the Pooh plate Oh, that's too funny!!! :lol: We've finally moved on to Pampers Size 3 diapers, I can't believe how fast babies grow. Have learned not to go by the weight guideline on the package... getting lots of blowouts is a clear ...
by mariek
Thu Oct 20, 2005 6:18 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hello from Phoenix!
Replies: 13
Views: 2941

Re: Hello from Phoenix!

Welcome to Textkit! Wow, it sounds like you are going to be busy with all those languages. Sanskit?? I only know one person who knows it.
by mariek
Thu Oct 20, 2005 6:16 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: This movie was Too Darn Hot!
Replies: 2
Views: 888

You obviously must be there to experience it, however, for most movies it seems more cost effective to buy the DVD when it comes out. Of course, there's always bargain matinee, which is now more than what full price used to be at the theaters a long long time ago. Do you remember when MUNI cost 25 ...
by mariek
Thu Oct 20, 2005 6:10 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Wilde Plays
Replies: 4
Views: 1296

I loved The Importance of Being Earnest, haven't read the other three. The only other work of his I know is Picture of Dorian Gray. Will you let us know which play you like best after you have finished them?
by mariek
Tue Oct 04, 2005 2:16 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: I'm in London!
Replies: 7
Views: 1692

Re: I'm in London!

Sounds like fun! Why did it take so long to get internet? When I went to college, the computer was the first thing to unpack and setup. :lol:
by mariek
Mon Oct 03, 2005 1:16 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Je viens d'obtenir dix-sept ans
Replies: 18
Views: 5142

Re: Je viens d'obtenir dix-sept ans

Happy Birthday!!!
by mariek
Tue Sep 27, 2005 5:01 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Johnny Depp....
Replies: 17
Views: 4752

Did you ever catch JD on Inside the Actors Studio? Um... I haven't. I don't know that programme... is it on MTv? No, it's not on MTV. It's on the Bravo cable channel here in the US. I'm not sure whether you get it in Germany? They have these great interviews with actors and I caught the one with Jo...
by mariek
Sun Sep 25, 2005 5:03 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Johnny Depp....
Replies: 17
Views: 4752

Did you ever catch JD on Inside the Actors Studio?
by mariek
Sat Sep 24, 2005 5:13 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Find three differences
Replies: 16
Views: 3224

You sneaky devil... but I saw that one coming!
by mariek
Fri Sep 23, 2005 4:15 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Better late than never....
Replies: 28
Views: 6836

Epi, That's quite a brobdingnagian photo you've got there in your message. Would you please have some consideration for other members by making it a little smaller? Thanks.
by mariek
Fri Sep 23, 2005 4:08 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Better late than never....
Replies: 28
Views: 6836

Re: Better late than never....

I am a Model Railroader, Amatuer Astronomer, Telescope maker, ex-private pilot (got too expensive). Hi Kip! Welcome to Textkit! It's great that you found your way back to Latin after 20 years. (Wow, this makes my hiatus look like nothing in comparison) You certainly are into quite a lot of differen...
by mariek
Thu Sep 22, 2005 5:29 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Find three differences
Replies: 16
Views: 3224

Re: Find three differences

Definitely not what I expected. :lol: And volume was up.
by mariek
Mon Sep 19, 2005 6:04 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: edonnelly's avatar.
Replies: 13
Views: 2714

Re: edonnelly's avatar.

For some reason they all have diapers on their heads. They are cute though, aren't they? You are so sweet to make them your avatar. The picture is cute, but what's up with the diapers? :? At least they're colorful... :) I remember using Huggies newborn diapers which have Winnie the Pooh on them. I ...
by mariek
Wed Sep 14, 2005 5:16 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Fuel prices
Replies: 29
Views: 6529

Mariek - the spreadsheet probably has an old value for the Aust. $ - the value has changed quite a lot recently. I got the value off the sites Deuditus suggested. The spreadsheet just has the conversion from "USD per Gallon" to "other currency per Litre" ... I just have to fill in the blank for the...
by mariek
Tue Sep 13, 2005 3:16 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Fuel prices
Replies: 29
Views: 6529

Re: Fuel prices

There is a Chevron (gas station) about a mile from where I live where the Premium gas is $3.49 USD per gallon. Eeks! I think that comes out to 0.75 € per litre (assuming exchange rate 1 USD = 0.813124 €). So what is this in AUD? Um... I think $3.49 USD/gallon is equivalent to 1.19 AUD/litre (1 USD ...
by mariek
Mon Sep 12, 2005 5:18 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: El Jon (Warning! Introduction inside!)
Replies: 20
Views: 4436

Welcome to Textkit!
by mariek
Fri Sep 09, 2005 5:02 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hi, I Just Got Here
Replies: 13
Views: 2789

GoPliny wrote:I downloaded Latin for Beginner's by Benjamin L. D'Ooge.
That's a good book to begin with, and there are a lot of people who can help you with it, check out the Latin for Beginners forum to peruse past messages, or post a new one of your own.
by mariek
Fri Sep 09, 2005 5:01 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Hi, I Just Got Here
Replies: 13
Views: 2789

Re: Hi, I Just Got Here

Welcome to Textkit!!! Don't forget to check out the downloadable books on this site, just click on the "Learn Latin" link above.
by mariek
Thu Sep 08, 2005 4:08 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: I do not enjoy this
Replies: 22
Views: 6087

Re: I do not enjoy this

edonnelly wrote:
GlottalGreekGeek wrote:school
a.k.a. Viral Distribution Center
Boy is that the truth! School and day care centers...
by mariek
Sat Sep 03, 2005 6:32 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New Orleans
Replies: 49
Views: 11049

Here are two websites I recently discovered, they allow you to look up your favorite charity organizations and see how they are rated. It's very interesting to see how much money goes to aid, administration, & fund raising. http://www.charitynavigator.org/ http://www.networkforgood.org/Default.aspx
by mariek
Fri Sep 02, 2005 4:35 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New Orleans
Replies: 49
Views: 11049

Re: New Orleans

It is very sad indeed, all that devastation, all those people, it makes me weep. Even my 5 month old (who usuall can't sit still) will sit still while we watch the news, it must be very sobering for her too cuz she sits still with a blank expression. She must pick up on my mood or something. It see...
by mariek
Tue Aug 30, 2005 5:17 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Moved.
Replies: 10
Views: 2042

That's so cool that your girl gets to spend so much time with her cousin. How old is her cousin?

I'd love for my baby to interact more with other babies her age, unfortunately I don't know any at the moment.
by mariek
Tue Aug 30, 2005 5:13 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Wish me luck
Replies: 6
Views: 1560

Bert wrote:
Yhevhe wrote:I won't wish you luck... I'll wish you success :D
Same here.
Ditto!
by mariek
Thu Aug 25, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Introduction (of me)
Replies: 16
Views: 3201

Re: Introduction (of me)

Welcome to Textkit!!!
by mariek
Wed Aug 17, 2005 4:57 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Moved.
Replies: 10
Views: 2042

Re: Moved.

It must be so exciting to move to a new house. I'm sorry to hear about the DVDs. I bet Nausicaa will have some wonderful adventures exploring and playing in the new house. :)
by mariek
Wed Aug 17, 2005 4:52 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New guy!
Replies: 12
Views: 2117

Re: New guy!

Hi Skurai, welcome to Textkit. Your English is pretty good!