One of the most exciting posts on this blog was about a year ago, titled “Where Are Your Keys?” WAYK is a fast immersion learning technique invented by Evan Gardner and co-developed by Willem Larsen.
Checking in on them, I see there are two weekly WAYK events: one for Chinuk Wawa or Chinook Jargon (chn) and the other for Maidu (nmu).
Evan Gardner explains how “What’s that?” is always a great way to start a conversation:
Here’s a group session of WAYK using Western Abenaki (abe):
In this video, Dustin Rivers teaches Squamish (squ):
Earlier this month, there was also a three-day WAYK session on Latin (lat) (to prepare “for the explosion of Latin’s return as the world’s lingua franca).