I go to Dublin. Officially now. Hotel is booked, flights are booked, conference registration will be sorted tomorrow. Six days in town, 4 focused on the conference. And I have 4 more nights in Ireland to sort out. Yay. Also...Irish 103 starts today. Eep! Made a bit more progress in kite 1 too. Brice ar … Continue reading Téim go Baile Athá Cliath?
Bless me father for I have sinned. It's been several weeks days since my last Māori homework. It's not my fault! The dog ate it! No, wait, I don't have a dog. My week "off" has been doing stuff. Significantly work stuff, but also significantly language learning stuff. I lost my place in my first … Continue reading Kite 1
Yesterday I had my whanaungatanga for my level one te rēo Māori course through Wānanga o Aotearoa. Carol, my kaitiaki, came by our home, bringing with this: This is my kite, or basket, of introductory materials. There are flash cards, orientation materials, the A Māori Word a Day book, and other cool stuff. I'm excited! … Continue reading Whanaungatanga