Posts with category: culture
- The early days of (e)book piracy • 28 Aug 2008
I was thinking about this the other day. Piracy is really big for CDs and DVDs. One of the main reasons is that both media are so easy to digitize. Pop in a CD and in 6 minutes you have...
- Learning Bulgarian in an hour • 09 Nov 2007
Just read an interesting post: How to Learn (But Not Master) Any Language in 1 Hour. Let’s see how that works out with Bulgarian.
- “Bum titty bum” – Limerick toolbox • 18 Jun 2004
Limericks can be great fun to read, to receive and to make. The basics are: five lines , AABBA rhyming scheme and some respect for the correct metrum. The advanced theory (“internal feet must be anapestic, while the first syllable...