Winding road

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Marilyn Whiteley on December 13, 2007

Not "road." "Winding road." Lovely, gentle shot.

©polytropos on December 14, 2007

Even though we learned in geometry lessons in school that the shortest connection between two points is a straight line they still create such roads. :)

BTW, well put into practice --> here.

Ainars M -2 on December 14, 2007

Thanks Marilyn and Polytropos, and can You imagine me driving this windy road on this limo? :D

Laima Gūtmane (simka… on December 14, 2007

Šī nu gan brīnišķīga bilde !

Ainars M -2 on December 14, 2007

Jā, man arī patīka šī ainava! :)

Pie Tukuma ir vēl viena laba ainava, ko man gribas nobildēt, bet vienmēr tā steiga, citreiz atkal slikti laika apstākļi? Bet varbūt, ka šajās brīvdienās sanāks aizbraukt? Kas lai zina kāds laiks būs brīvdienās un kāds būs mans noskaņojums? :)

©polytropos on December 15, 2007

A lot of k and ā in your language. I'm wondering how this sounds. ;)

Ainars M -2 on December 15, 2007

:) thanks for trying read local comments write in Latvian! :)

If about pronouncing our alphabet letters - they sounds very similar to English or German pronouncing. Special or accuted letters depends from letter type. Consonants - š sounds like sch, ļ like lj - and so on to follow general rule than letter with acute sonds softer.

Vovels rules are even much easier - they must be pronounced twice longer than withut accute. (ā = aa; ē = ee and so on)

You said k and ā a lot in each sentence? Never made attention before, just thought than top 3 of popular letters are s a (short) and i.

By pronouncing and complexity of rules, Latvian language are not easy. Best results in clear pronouncing showed teachers or frequent visitors from China and Japan! :D

Laima Gūtmane (simka… on December 16, 2007

Thanks to me, all your friends will know that you can speak Latvian too :DDD

Ainars M -2 on December 16, 2007

:D Did You mean with this - I am chinese? :DD

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  • Uploaded on December 13, 2007
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    by Ainars M -2
    • Camera: SONY DSC-H7
    • Taken on 2007/12/01 12:07:20
    • Exposure: 0.040s (1/25)
    • Focal Length: 19.60mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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