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Joined: July 8, 2012
Comments posted: 30
Votes received: 2
EnglishKnight has been brought up in China and triligual, natheless, he is always burning with great passion of advancing his English to be Shakespearean.
In terms of "electric engineer" and "electrical engineer", I would love to give my thought too, I have more than once seen native speakers interchangeably. using a "historical character" and "historic character". Which one should be more accurate?
November 13, 2012, 11:01pm
The owner of the thread was mentioning " to change history"..and by so, he would need to travel back in time to "change" history. So, you may need to go back and "change history"?
Just my two cents.
November 13, 2012, 10:55pm
You have previously mentioned the starting period of teaching English grammar,any proofs? so who had amended it?
July 25, 2012, 5:20am
When we can say about a current movie classic, an immediate joke classic,the discipline more about ancient Greek beings and roman beings at university is titled Classics,
Jane Austen has been my girl since I was 13 in highschool in China.
July 25, 2012, 4:32am
Can I ask you a question? So what is the exact difference between classical and classic? Thanks.
July 24, 2012, 10:17pm
This thread is a bit hot, sadly, there is no woman joining.
July 24, 2012, 10:06pm
But anyways, in order to possibly roll with Robert Browning's prose, as two balls, I would say, if a man interprets beauty in an overly literal way, he may become like a fundamentalist Christian comprehending the Holy Bible and ergo, be a less attractive man to beautiful women.
July 24, 2012, 10:03pm
I personally think Jeremy is a heavily scientific person.
July 24, 2012, 9:41pm
Wood, I thought you had been scared by the question sir..:). No, nothing there, but if you want to keep your privacy, it is perfectly fine. When I started learning English in highschool in China, I was unhappy to see the differings of English. To me, English has only been from England ( even now, I still insist on this). Just follow the beautiful Queen :).
July 24, 2012, 9:36pm
Very interesting, so do you have any email address we can keep discussing on these topics? Thanks.
July 21, 2012, 10:16pm
What you have mentioned about German and French are interesting. I need to look up more.
July 21, 2012, 3:38am
The problems with English learning for Chinese people are the boring and inaccurate curriculums and their shyness to speak, a cultural thing and a system obstacle.
July 21, 2012, 3:36am
Wood, the comparison between Chinese and English is well thought, and some aspects are new to me too.
I have a question, with math, how much have we revealed the Universe? I used to think math is the most efficient to interpret the Universe, but how much?
Einstein was lucky and America has her courtesy to attract the most brilliant minds, most of the best classmates in my grade have been in America now, attending Stanford, Harvard. Surely, few are in Oxford and Cambridge. The American age still lasts.
July 21, 2012, 3:31am
And I think women especially White women is a heavenly gift to us.
July 21, 2012, 1:13am
Well, sir, you have been talking to the right person, I do have biochemistry background, and I am so happy with being XY.
July 21, 2012, 1:07am
* can demonstrate
July 21, 2012, 1:00am
Most Chinese people can not speak English well, I don't know why. I guess it is because of the boring teaching in China or for overseas Chinese, they are not outreaching. I think they should face the problem and change.
July 21, 2012, 12:11am
But see? the language of English is really so beautiful, especially with grammar, I still remember challenging my English teachers at class when in highschool in China, and by living in Australia for six years, I have been benefited more.
July 21, 2012, 12:08am
July 20, 2012, 9:00pm
But it could be dangerous to assume I don't really know Bertrand Russell, I even know he was a great philosopher who criticised Nietsche so fervently. And I love the way he mentioned love while Nietsche could have seen through as Russell.
July 20, 2012, 8:58pm
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