In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word "hobbit". This word was invented by J.R.R. Tolkien for his 1937 novel "The Hobbit". Today, the word is widely known because of the immense popularity of J.R.R. Tolkien's books and the movies made from them.
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As the teacher we often forget how our actions are perceived by the student. Even if our lateness is beyond our control, the students may not understand and can lose faith. While we want them to learn as much as we can teach, we must remember that each lesson is more about planting seeds; unfortunately, not every seed provides a harvest as promptly as we would like.â†µ It is also important that a teacher be able to identify those students who are not so obviously interested in learning so that other strategies may be applied.