Friday, October 19, 2007
Why I Love Teaching
I love teaching because I love the kids, I love the language, I love sharing my passion for it all .... and because I just can't make this stuff up.
On the midterm this week, the students had to define the word "antepasado," which means "ancestor."
One student wrote:
El antepasado - "El antepasado es una comida muy deliciosa."
I guess he was confusing it with antipasto?
I don't know, but it made my week. (Maybe I'm just tired and a little punchy after grading all those midterms?)