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A society in which adults are estranged from the world of children, and often from their own childhood, tends to hear children's s ...
Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it.
One who speaks a foreign language just a little takes more pleasure in it than one who speaks it well. Enjoyment belongs to those ...
And when discipline is concerned, the parent who has to make it to the end of an eighteen-hour day--who works at a job and then ta ...
When looking over a list of men's names in a foreign language, as of military officers, or of authors who have written on a partic ...
To write or even speak English is not a science but an art. There are no reliable words.... Whoever writes English is involved in ...
The force of a language does not consist of rejecting what is foreign but of swallowing it.
The universe seems to me infinitely strange and foreign. At such a moment I gaze upon it with a mixture of anguish and euphoria; s ...
--The language in which we are speaking is his before it is mine. How different are the words home, Christ, ale, master, on his li ...
To a traveler from the Old World, Canada East may appear like a new country, and its inhabitants like colonists, but to me, coming ...
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