I’m Learning the Value of Getting It Wrong

Studying a new language is reminding me of the pleasure of improving through our errors

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Aia ka hālāwai kauka ma ka ʻumi o Malaki.
The doctor's appointment is on the 10th of March.

“Oh, that’s what I forgot! I forgot to put in the Hawaiian word for day — lā, to indicate it was…

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