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by Paul-Nitz
July 31st, 2011, 6:33 pm
Forum: Pronunciation
Topic: Machen Erasmian: kinds of Erasmian and kinds of Restored
Replies: 6
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Re: Machen Erasmian: kinds of Erasmian and kinds of Restored

My post above contains the full story of considering what pronunciation system to use for my African students. After working with the Living Koine books more, I am coming to the conclusion that Restored Koine would work with THREE MODIFICATIONS: 1. Omicron+iota would be pronounced OY (toy) 2. Alpha+...
by Paul-Nitz
June 13th, 2011, 10:07 am
Forum: Pronunciation
Topic: Machen Erasmian: kinds of Erasmian and kinds of Restored
Replies: 6
Views: 2746

Re: Machen Erasmian: kinds of Erasmian and kinds of Restored

It's good to now be able to distinguish between the names for different systems of pronunciation. We might add German tradition Erasmian, though I imagine few outside my chuch body speak it. I've recorded here my thoughts about the possibility of using Restored Koine Pronunciation in teaching my Afr...
by Paul-Nitz
June 12th, 2011, 8:42 am
Forum: Teaching Methods
Topic: Ideal review intervals for memorization?
Replies: 9
Views: 1398

Re: Ideal review intervals for memorization?

You are asking about an interval of days. But there is very interesting research on how the brain learns that suggests that we should pay more attention to intervals AS we learn. Study Session Intervals The "Spaced Learning" theory holds that the brain does as much work in rest as in concentrated st...
by Paul-Nitz
June 11th, 2011, 11:01 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Παυλος Nitz
Replies: 1
Views: 997

Παυλος Nitz

Rev. Paul D. Nitz (WELS Lutheran) Born 1966 Teaching beginning Greek in Lilongwe, Malawi Africa (2003 - present). https://docs.google.com/leaf?id=0B63QgnCUCHk-NDJkNjVjZDQtOWIyNy00MDFhLThjNjItMTA4NWY3OTc1Zjg4&hl=en_US&authkey=CPXCtdAL Interests: Finding a better way to learn and teach Greek that make...