[MUD-Dev] Re: Administrative notes

Fraser McCormick 9636325 at arran.sms.ed.ac.uk
Thu May 29 16:04:11 New Zealand Standard Time 1997


> > > My problem is that it doesn't work that way. I can throw balls in the air
> > > until my arm falls off without getting in the least better at juggling. Skills
> 
> > Heh...here you are wrong.  I picked that example because that is *exactly*
> > how I learned to juggle.
> 
> In that case perhaps juggling is a wrong example. I still belief you can
> learn only so much of something by just doing it. You make far better,
> and bigger, progress when you have somebody around explaining how to do
> it (and why, and showing you).
> 

Perhaps a way to do this would be to make it possible to learn 
without a teacher, butif taught it is a lot easier to learn (up to 
the teachers own skill level, or some fraction of it). How much 
easier it would be would depend on how good the teacher is.
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it's whether I'm paranoid enough.
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