Monthly Archives: September 2011

“Fin de Semana”

Friday…yeah, we’re almost at “Fin de Semana” (weekend)…get a chance to rest our brains.  Trying to figure out whether to go to the beach,  the moiuntains or just stay in Boquete to getour act together.  We leave our Host Family … Continue reading

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We are studying the past tense of about 2,000 common spanish verbs

We are studying the past tense of about 2,000 common spanish verbs..but, don’t worry, because in spanish there are “two” past tenses…Preterito indefinido and preterito imperfecto!  Wow!  So, basically it’s the subtle difference between saying “I gave” and “i used … Continue reading

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Tuesday (Martes) is market day in Boquete

Tuesday (Martes) is market day in Boquete.  We started the day very early (a las cinco!)…I get up and do my tarea (homework) from the day before.  My teacher, Irasema Tijerino, is a Chiriquiana from the small city of David … Continue reading

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Alright…this will be my first real post with information on us (Cliff, Georjean and Waylon)

Alright…this will be my first real post with information on us (Cliff, Georjean and Waylon) since we left fo Central America on September 1st.  It will also be incredibly brief because I have my Spanish language class at 1:15 pm.  … Continue reading

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Who Runs the World?

Who Runs the World ? – Network Analysis Reveals ‘Super Entity’ of Global Corporate Control August 28, 2011 //   In the first such analysis ever conducted, Swiss economic researchers have conducted a global network analysis of the most powerful … Continue reading

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