Students in the Friday class at Nomad learned about Location words this week
- next to
These words take a lot of practice for students because they sound a lot like other common words. So it's hard for them to hear and to say. Take, for instance, what was confusing to Walter.
I asked if NEXT and NEXT TO are different. He said NEXT = go (and pointed to the exit sign) and NEXT TO = together
We clarified that EXIT was the word he was thinking of, which everyone laughed at because they've been confused by that before as well.