Class notes and homework, Mar 16


  • For those who didn’t complete the exercises in chapter 4 over break, please finish those up by next week. Send me your answers at hoss dot firooznia at rochester dot edu for corrections, or check them against the answer key.
  • Start reading chapter 5 and do exercises 5.1 and 5.2.
  • In the Richardson text, read the two short essays starting on page 175: La vetero en Svedlando and Pri Zamenhof. Not all of the grammar will be familiar, but you should be able to follow along. There are no exercises; the goal is simply to start using what you’ve learned so far.

In class

We talked about words for body parts: okuloj, oreloj, buŝo, piedoj, and so on. We were helped by assistant professor Cooper, a talented denaskulo (native speaker):

We also watched more of Mazi en Gondolando, which also covers some of the same words: