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The Big Short

by Adam Bieganski, last year

The Big Short movie is a masterpiece.

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TWIL

by Adam Bieganski, last year

I've been trying to keep a constant pace of blogging, but I'm failing miserably of course. So I've got this idea to post a TWIL every week.

TWIL stands for This Week I Learned.

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French "pas"

by Adam Bieganski, last year

What is the story with French double-barrel negation (ne-verb-pas)?

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The Steam Debacle

by Adam Bieganski, last year

A cynical commentary from the software developer part of me on the Steam debacle.

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Raising Children in a Foreign Language

by Adam Bieganski, last year

Raising children in a language that is foreign to the parents is full of delight for a dilettante linguist like me. Especially - if the children's native language is English.

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Sniglets

by Adam Bieganski, 2 years ago

G'wan read about sniglets in Ireland. You know you want to....

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Irish English

by Adam Bieganski, 2 years ago

The Irish have their own characteristic version of English - called Hiberno-English.

If you're wondering if you've ever been given out to, or seen the dog's bollocks, read on...

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Vocabulary

by Adam Bieganski, 2 years ago

What are SAT words and how to learn them?

What is "anomie"? Are you saying there's a whole TV show about it???

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