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Re: conlanging during class (Re: Grammatical Summary of Kemata)

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Tuesday, December 18, 2001, 14:20
Dan Sulani wrote:

> Then, in that case, couldn't it be that some teachers ask so many > questions because they are trying to engage hopelessly overcrowded > classrooms full of kids who would much rather be elsewhere doing > other things?
Exactly! Such students have a conceptual block against book-learning in general, and asking questions is one of the ways of shaking them out of it. This is an excellent instance of Frye's point. -- Not to perambulate || John Cowan <jcowan@...> the corridors || during the hours of repose || in the boots of ascension. \\ Sign in Austrian ski-resort hotel