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The Know Thy Enemy Paradox

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I started this post a few times before I realised I was actually dealing with two subjects rather than one. At CAST2010 I took Fiona Charles‘ workshop on Speaking Truth to Power. It turned out that this was one of the subjects that I was writing about and hadn’t managed to articulate at all (Thanks […]

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What’s in a word?

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It’s funny how one word can have multiple meanings. I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately in relation to learning Japanese, and especially Japanese grammar where identical grammatical structures can have quite different meanings depending on context. There’s also an English word that’s been bugging me a bit lately. The word ‘just’ can be […]