Setswana Study Group

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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby vonPeterhof » Fri Oct 26, 2018 5:42 am

zenmonkey wrote:Personally, I will not be attending due to travel.

Same here, I'm afraid.. :oops:
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Brun Ugle
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby Brun Ugle » Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:14 am

You’re all leaving me alone with Rick?!
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby Brun Ugle » Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:18 am

rdearman wrote:Don't suppose anyone would like to write the grammatical overview for the Setswana profile? Grammar isn't really my thing.

I was kind of wondering how you were going to write a profile for a language you barely know. I still wouldn’t feel confident writing the profile for Norwegian and I’ve lived in country for 19 years and started studying the language a year or so before that.
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby rdearman » Mon Oct 29, 2018 8:28 pm

Brun Ugle wrote:
rdearman wrote:Don't suppose anyone would like to write the grammatical overview for the Setswana profile? Grammar isn't really my thing.

I was kind of wondering how you were going to write a profile for a language you barely know. I still wouldn’t feel confident writing the profile for Norwegian and I’ve lived in country for 19 years and started studying the language a year or so before that.

Who else is going to do it if not us?
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby rdearman » Mon Oct 29, 2018 8:29 pm

Next session is Monday, 12th of November at 20:00 CET.
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby Brun Ugle » Tue Oct 30, 2018 6:44 am

rdearman wrote:
Brun Ugle wrote:
rdearman wrote:Don't suppose anyone would like to write the grammatical overview for the Setswana profile? Grammar isn't really my thing.

I was kind of wondering how you were going to write a profile for a language you barely know. I still wouldn’t feel confident writing the profile for Norwegian and I’ve lived in country for 19 years and started studying the language a year or so before that.

Who else is going to do it if not us?

Right. So, I’d better get cracking learning the grammar then.
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby zenmonkey » Mon Nov 26, 2018 4:00 pm

Tonight's (26.11) session is cancelled due to various conflicts.
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby zenmonkey » Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:59 pm

Our next session is Monday 10th of December at 20:00 CET.
See you then!
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby rdearman » Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:21 pm

zenmonkey wrote:Our next session is Monday 10th of December at 20:00 CET.
See you then!

I suspect this will be that last one of 2018. ;)
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Re: Setswana Study Group

Postby zenmonkey » Sat Dec 08, 2018 1:16 am

rdearman wrote:
zenmonkey wrote:Our next session is Monday 10th of December at 20:00 CET.
See you then!

I suspect this will be that last one of 2018. ;)


Yeah, I think so too.
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