Who has a bad father? Well, almost everybody, if bad means not perfect. Many people actually have bad fathers. Bad, bad fathers. My own father was a wonderful man, but without many philosophical or mystic leanings, much less literary. Humor? Oh yeah, he had that, being the world’s greatest pull-my-finger guy of all time. He for sure was a good father, but he didn’t talk much. And words are kind of my thing. And weird stuff, which definitely was not in Dad’s line.
When you see the words OD, that stands for the words Oculus Dexter, which are the latin words for right eye. And OS stands for Oculus Sinister, known in English as the left eye. The higher the number on your card is, the stronger the frames need to be. The lower, the weaker the frames need to be. It’s actually very simple to understand, and if you don’t get it you can always ask your ophthalmologist to explain the prescription to you.
quotes in latin In our opinion, there many of the best English books in Spanish. There is not enough of practice. Therefore, to fill this gap buy other reference books with practical exercises in the Spanish language. Or try to use your knowledge every day everywhere when you have a chance. For example talk to people or find particular church or other place where you can try to use your language skills.
However, learning a language isn’t a walk in the park. This is why many people are apprehensive about taking on the challenge. Truth is there are several times in life when you wish you would know Spanish. It is better to learn it rather than regret it later on. Here are some examples from real life regarding the situations I am talking about. Maybe some of these will sound familiar to you.
Many of us have already the experience of opening a website whose language is different from ours. I have opened websites in French, Spanish, and Russian without my knowing ahead of time that those were the languages in those websites. I thought they were all in English.
latin language Today you can download an excellent learn-Spanish audio program from the Internet for a hundred dollars or less. You get vocal Spanish spoken by excellent, educated native Spanish speakers, so you can learn it right the first time, without an accent.
Concerning self-study courses, I noticed that Pimsleur Spanish did an excellent job teaching numbers but did not do as good a job teaching conversational Spanish as the Learning Spanish Like Crazy course.