Cthuvian Ipsum Generator Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn. Syha'h, naflnw vulgtm y-ftaghu naflathg naflilyaa lloig, mg sll'ha f'phlegeth uaaah llll. R'luh nog csyha'h hafh'drn ngluior Cthulhuagl Tsathoggua ilyaa nguh'e ya Shub-Niggurath, throd 'ai n'ghft Nyarlathotep ch' ftaghu nw goka. Sgn'wahl throd Chaugnar Faugn r'luh Azathoth 'bthnk nnnnilgh'ri hupadgh uaaah, naflee lw'nafh nw ilyaa k'yarnak nog. Fm'latgh orr'e gotha fhtagn nilgh'ri phlegethnyth gnaiih ph'Hastur r'luh, nanw gof'nn hai shtunggli ep Azathoth kn'a y-n'ghft naflnglui, hriiagl shogg Shub-Niggurath 'bthnk ehye uln ep. Goka 'ai sgn'wahl lw'nafh ya fhtagn llllnyth bugagl phlegeth, llll hrii mnahn' uaaah geb lloignyth nw, orr'e f'gotha gnaiih gof'nn mnahn' ch' grah'nnyth.
The Reading Game: Make learning to read fast, fun and effective with this card-matching memory game! Latin Resources Learning dead languages isn’t an easy thing to do at all, and Latin is one of the most difficult to learn. One of the world’s oldest languages, Latin is possibly the most influential. Originally spoken in Ancient Rome, it flourished during the Roman conquest and spread all over Europe. Greek and Latin Language Resources: Listing of sites to find good information for Latin language learners. Few people actually speak Latin today, but the Latin alphabet is still the most widely used alphabet in the entire world.
Mandaic alphabet and language The Mandaic alphabet appears to be based on the Aramaic alphabet and first appeared sometime during the 2nd century AD. The Mandaic name for the alphabet is Abagada or Abaga, after the first few letters. The Mandaeans believe that all the letters of their alphabet have magical properties, and impart mysteries (raze). Notable features Type of writing system: alphabet Direction of writing: right to left in horizontal lines. Used to write Classical Mandaic, a member of the East Aramaic sub-family of Northwest Semitic languages and the liturgical language of the Mandaean religion. Neo-Mandaic, a vernacular form of Mandaic with about 100 speakers in Iran around Ahwaz. Mandaic alphabet Download this alphabet chart (Excel) Sample texts in Mandaic Translation All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. Links Mandai Studies Center of Iran - information about the Mandaic people and language Mandaic and Neo-Mandaic Texts and Resources
All About CTY The Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth identifies and develops the talents of the most advanced K-12 learners worldwide. As part of Johns Hopkins University, CTY helps fulfill the university’s mission of preparing students to make significant future contributions to our world. CTY’s roots extend back to our 1979 founding, and even before, to Johns Hopkins psychologist Julian Stanley’s pioneering work with gifted middle school prodigies. His work put the spotlight on exceptionally bright young people and their capacity and enthusiasm for academic challenges matched to their advanced abilities. Today, CTY is the Center where young talent thrives. A former CTY student started Facebook. Since 1979 CTY has identified young people of great academic promise through our annual Talent Search, then nurtured their intellects and personal growth through Summer Programs, CTYOnline courses, and other services and resources. If you’re a parent of a very bright child, welcome.
The LatinStudy List “Non enim tam praeclarum est scire Latine quam turpe nescire.” (It is not so excellent to know Latin, as it is a shame not to know it.) — Cicero LatinStudy is an open mailing list dedicated to the study of Latin, including Classical, Medieval, and Neo-Latin authors. Both beginners and experienced Latinists will find something of interest here. Basic Information The LatinStudy list is shared by multiple study groups. Most questions are answered by the other list members, not necessarily those in your study group. The weekly activities posting gives a current snapshot of the active study groups. Use the LatinStudy subscription page to subscribe, unsubscribe, or manage your subscription options. You may join or drop a study group at any time, or you may lurk on the LatinStudy list indefinitely. Introductory LatinStudy Groups Wheelock's Latin is the textbook of most of our introductory Latin groups, although nothing prevents a group from using a different textbook. Advanced LatinStudy Groups
Theban alphabet The origins of the Theban alphabet are lost in the mists of time. It is often called "The Runes of Honorius" after its reputed inventor, Honorius of Thebes. It is also known as the 'Witch's Alphabet'. Notable features Type of writing system: alphabet Direction of writing: left to right in horizontal lines There is a one-to-one correspondence between letters of the Theban and Latin alphabets with the exception of the letters j and u. The Theban alphabet Sample text Links Information about the Theban alphabet Theban fonts Magical alphabets Alphabet of the Magi, Angelic, Daggers, Enochian, Malachim, Passing the River, Theban
The Inca Trail and Machu Picchu The real Inca Trail is a walking route that leads through the mountains above the Urubamba river, following (at least partly) the course of an old Inca roadway leading to the city of Machu Picchu. The virtual Inca Trail has the following advantages: it doesn't take several days to complete (unless you have a very slow modem)there are no fliesyou don't have to start by climbing 2000 metresit's suitable even for people who suffer from altitude sickness or vertigoyou don't need to carry your own foodno one has ever got amoebic dysentery on the virtual Inca Trail (yet) On the other hand, my photographs are no substitute for the real thing. Click to begin the virtual Inca Trail.