|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org Forums Q&A about words pertaining to phone Register Forums Calendar Active Threads Search Forum Help
Page 3 of 3 1 2 3
#151696 - 12/08/05 11:17 PM Re: pertaining to phone Joined: Sep 2000
Posts: 4,757 maverick
Joined: Sep 2000
#151697 - 12/08/05 11:19 PM Re: pertaining to phone Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 3,230 sjmaxq
Joined: Jul 2003
Te Ika a Maui
For those of you not paying attention, my initial repsonse to his post was a concise and non-critical question.
noho ora mai
#151698 - 12/09/05 06:23 AM Re: pertaining to phone Joined: Sep 2005
Posts: 203 Homo Loquens
Joined: Sep 2005
Logwood : What's your first language? How long have you been speaking English?
'A man who knows everything and who never dies.' --Voltaire of the Comte de Saint-Germain.
#151699 - 12/09/05 11:51 AM About me Joined: Jul 2005
Posts: 270 Logwood
Joined: Jul 2005
My mother tongue is Hebrew, I can't answer the second question because I don't get many chances to actually speak English. Though I have been to London, and acted as translator a couple of times, and it did in fact became my thinking-language, however my environment still forces me to communincate in Hebrew (depressive!).
Though I've loved English ever since I can remember myself eating sand in the kindergarten, and always strove to understand it better... particularly through the computer and didactic books I've had, and when I finally got internet in 1995 I've gone berserk. I'll soon turn 20.
Thanks for asking.
Edit: I usually say - correct me in math and I'll never remember, correct my English and you are etched in my memory.
Last edited by Logwood; 12/09/05 03:39 PM.
#151700 - 12/09/05 01:25 PM Re: About me Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 500 Elizabeth Creith
Joined: Mar 2005
Northern Ontario, Canada
[quoteI usually say - correct me in math and I'll never remember, correct my English and you are etched in my memory.
Ooooooh, says she, is that good or bad? I'm a printmaker - one etches metal with acid. Of course, as I recall some of my early English teachers, they used acid, too, to etch the rules of grammer into my memory.
Page 3 of 3 1 2 3
Moderated by Jackie
Forum Statistics Forums16Topics13,878Posts223,923Members9,022 Most Online3,341
Dec 9th, 2011
Newest Members PureTech, Dilys, Abishek, Rogerdoctor, SquareDonut
9022 Registered Users
Who's Online Now 1 registered members (wofahulicodoc), 49 guests, and 3 spiders. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters(30 Days) LukeJavan8 14Dilys 1
Top Posters(All Time) wwh 13,858Faldage 13,803Jackie 11,613tsuwm 10,538LukeJavan8 8,978wofahulicodoc 7,499Buffalo Shrdlu 7,210AnnaStrophic 6,511Wordwind 6,296of troy 5,400
Forum Rules · Mark All Read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top