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basiliomagno

Last online Nov. 11, 2021

Member since 2021

Languages

  • Spanish
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Highlights

  • 2.44 correction ratio
  • 999 corrections made
  • 409 corrections received

My journals

Bookstores
Oct. 18, 2021

In my city there are two book stores located in the same block. One of them is on one corner, and I called it the corner bookstore. The other one lies on the middle of a street, and I called it the c…

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I'm feeling sad today
Oct. 17, 2021

I'm feeling sad and anxious about nothing. That's all.

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Knowledge and introspection
Oct. 16, 2021

Proclus put the idea of introspection as a way to know God into Plato's mouth. He said that, according to the views of the ancient philosopher, the human being, as a creation of God, had the capacit…

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Brief description of three people (a sort of a story)
Oct. 15, 2021

There are two people in the park. A man and woman. He is tall. How tall is he? He's taller than her. She is wearing a plaid skirt, it resembles a school uniform skirt. But one can tells that there's …

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My study room (a story)
Oct. 14, 2021

Yesterday, I was having a zoom call with a friend and he asked me about the room I was in. "Is it your bedroom?", he asked. I supposed he noticed how small the room was and became curious about it. …

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My description to a trip to the supermarket
Oct. 13, 2021

When I need chicken breast I do the following: First, If I am shirt-less, I put on a shirt. I take my bike, open the door, and being at the threshold I make sure that I have my bike lock's keys and m…

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A visit to the library
Oct. 12, 2021

Today I visit my city's public library. It's been a while since I went to that place. Because of the Covid, the library was closed for more than a year, and just now they are allowing to loan books. …

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A couple of phrases about a reading
Oct. 11, 2021

I'm reading a book in English. There are words I doesn't know, but the context is clear enough to indicate me the possible meanings of them.

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My new noisy neighbor
Oct. 10, 2021

My neighbor broke up with his wife. Now he's single, and suddenly becomes a horrible person. Right now he's playing music at 2 pm at the highest volume in his speakers, which turned out to be very po…

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No correction so far
Oct. 9, 2021

I haven't got any correction for my last two entries. I can imagine that the amount of people learning English is way more bigger than in other languages, so there aren't enough for correcting all. A…

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What I do when I need chicken breast
Oct. 8, 2021

When I need chicken breast I do the following: First, If I am shirt-less, I put on a shirt. I take my bike, open the door, and being at the threshold I make sure that I have the keys of my bike's loc…

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It's been a while
Oct. 7, 2021

It's a long time since I don't write an entry. I was very exited at the beginning, but I lost my momentum soon. I'm returning now, with less expectations and more energy. I don't promise I'll write e…

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I took the vaccine
Aug. 23, 2021

Yesterday I took the AztraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine. I rode my bike to the nearest vaccination point, and thirty minutes after I was vaccinated. I cycled back home, feeling excellent. There was no pa…

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Keeping my streak
Aug. 18, 2021

It's hard to keep my streak. I almost went to sleep without writing an entry for today. Sometimes I'm just not in the mood for writing in English, even if I know I should.

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Leg Pain
Aug. 17, 2021

I have pain in my leg. The pain is located on the highest part of the leg, it is exactly on the joint between my leg and my hip. Its cause is still unknow to me. I suppose it has to do with a fall I …

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Deceiving Appearences
Aug. 15, 2021

The objects looks different when being seen from far away. The reality deceive us. Grasping all its nuances is an impossible task. The best minds have tried to achieve it, or to explain why the very …

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I'll be going to the country
Aug. 14, 2021

My girlfriend just invited me to pass the weekend visiting an acquainted of hers, who has a house in the country. I know he has pigs and other animals in the propriety, that ensures that this experie…

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The Hard Task of Video Editing
Aug. 14, 2021

A good video looks natural and smooth, the images come one after another with ease. However, achieving that is quite difficult. I have been trying to edit a video for a friend. And, besides the compl…

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A new interest
Aug. 13, 2021

In the last days, I have been thinking about increasing my knowledge of logic. I took a year of formal logic in the university. It was a good class, but I do not remember the majority of its content.…

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Cat Shit
Aug. 12, 2021

A groups of cats have been using my roof as their sandbox. My whole roof is covered by cat turds, and now it got even worse. The last couple of days it has been raining, so most of the turds fell on …

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The diary of an idiot
Aug. 11, 2021

I began to read a short story called "Flowers for Algernon". I'm at its beginning, as you can image, and for now it seems to be an idiot's diary. To be more precise, the diary isn't a personal one, i…

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About what I did today
Aug. 10, 2021

Today I did few things. I'm working on the transcription of a medieval text. Its only printed version is from the 1493, it's an incunabulum. It has a bunch of abbreviations and orthographical mistake…

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Thoughts without images?
Aug. 9, 2021

Aristotle on his De Anima said that no thought can be without image. What he meant was that it is impossible for the human mind to think without referring in some sense to the world. In this case, wo…

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I felt sick today
Aug. 8, 2021

A week before, I had a cold. It wasn't a heavy one, but ,given the current situation, I was very concerned. I took a test and, luckly, I hadn't COVID. That time was the first time I felt sick in the …

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The sometimes difficult access to knowledge
Aug. 7, 2021

Now a days, we produce much knowledge than ever. To be more precise, we create so much information every single day that it'll be impossible to read it for a single person. Sometimes I feel amazed by…

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