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Re: THEORY: Hebrew revival (was: THEORY: Irish, and language death)

From:Costentin Cornomorus <elemtilas@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 24, 2003, 21:23
--- John Leland <leland@...>

> I have had experience teaching both Romeo and > Juliet and Bible texts, amd > my observation is for the modern American > students I teach, R&J is at > least as more familiar as many Bible > stories-
Difficult to believe, but if so, excellent!
> -almost any student at > least knows R&J were lovers who died for love, > while students often do not > know Samson and Delilah, for example. Most do > have some idea who Moses > and Jesus were, of course.
S&D are fairly minor. Jesus goes without saying - even most of the nonchristians I've met know _something_ about him. Padraic. ===== Et ters davigaint deck y yaithes 'n el drichlend le Roy Markon; y cestes d' ils yspoil morès y ddew chaumèz e-z-el tons l' organón. .