Category Archives: language
This following story is from Lev Tolstoy’s First Russian Reader of 1875. This is my translation. As far as I know it has never before appeared in English. (You can read the original at ReadyRussian.org.) Fire Dogs A True Story … Continue reading
Those of use who work in IT are frequently called upon to explain our work to people who are less familiar with computers than we are. It should be our goal to speak and write as clearly as possible. To … Continue reading
Have you every wondered why we call a harsh policy “draconian”? This is one of those words which comes from the name of a famous person.