eunoia

is the shortest English word containing all five of the most common vowel sounds. it means beautiful thinking or a state of normal mental health.

Lost in conjugation

Do you remember your modals? My English students at Dongsuh Foods told me they learned in their Korean high schools that “could”, “would” and “might” have the same meaning in English. I let it go at the time, grateful we had understanding on “should” and “will”. Then Nu ri asks me last night, isn’t “shall” … Continue reading Lost in conjugation