Grammar Translation Method

Famous quotes containing the words grammar, translation and/or method:

    I went to a very militantly Republican grammar school and, under its influence, began to revolt against the Establishment, on the simple rule of thumb, highly satisfying to a ten-year-old, that Irish equals good, English equals bad.
    Bernadette Devlin (b. 1947)

    Well meant are the wounds a friend inflicts, but profuse are the kisses of an enemy.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 27:6.

    KJ translation reads: Faithful are the wounds of a friend.

    The method of painting is the natural growth out of a need. I want to express my feelings rather than illustrate them. Technique is just a means of arriving at a statement.... I can control the flow of paint: there is no accident, just as there is no beginning and no end.
    Jackson Pollock (1912–1956)