Photo of hill ranges fainter with distance.

Linguistic patterns on many levels.

Languages contain patterns on many levels. There are patterns in the sounds we make, and in those we hear, patterns in the words we use and more patterns in the sentences we use. There are also patterns in the essays, stories, and books we write. Linguistics is all about discovering and understanding how all these patterns work together.

A photograph of a Biblical manuscript in Hebrew and Aramaic on vellum. Iraq, first half of 11th century. Written in a large Hebrew square book script.

Romans 10:14

Romans 10:14 says: “How, then, can they call on the one they have not believed in? And how can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard? …

Picture of our dog Willow sitting on the grass.


In December 2015 we adopted a young rescue dog. Willow is very friendly and bright, loves to chase sticks and have other dogs chase her. It’s fun to have a …