I'm embarrassed to admit it, but I've been "reading" Les Misérables for more than a year now. This isn't because I'm a slow reader (although I usually am) or because my life is unbelievably busy. It's because I've constantly picked it up, only to set it aside again when things get slow -- and yeah, things can get slow.Read More
你好。我是學生。(NǏ HǍO. WǑ SHÌ XUÉSHĒNG.)
Did you get that? It was a pretty simple declaration: “Hello. I am a student.” It’s one of the few phrases I remember from taking Mandarin Chinese, back in the old days when RPI offered language classes.