A limitation in language does not imply one in logic. Always assume the person you are talking to is very clear about what they want to say, even when the way they are trying to express themselves with the limited vocabulary they have in your language might make them sound naive to your ears. They usually are clear about that, too.

In fact, the secret to efficiently building ‘large’ things is generally to avoid building them in the first place. Instead, compose your large thing out of smaller, more focused pieces.


Redesigned! Site might be broken in places, please drop me a tweet if you see something odd. Also: switched to English as the primary language. Deutsche Beiträge gibt es aber auch. 😉

The bilingual thing is kind of an experiment. Matter of fact, it’s a serious hack. We’ll see how it goes. In any case, don’t try this at home!