Truth for our times, and theirs:
Learning a modern language vs learning an ancient language. pic.twitter.com/WquR1DRiDj
— Javier Santana (@jvrsntn) February 25, 2017
Probably why I remember Vercingetorix after all these years, but can’t tell you much of anything about Zachary Taylor.
Curiously, what little remains of my conversational Turkish is the set of integers, one through ten, and “Where is the toilet?” (“Tuvalet nerede?”)