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I’m Tom Christiansen, author of Programming Perl and Perl Cookbook from O’Reilly. I work for Grant Street Group, who are always looking to hire more Perl programmers.

I’ve undergraduate degrees in Spanish and in Computer Science, and a graduate degree in compsci focusing on operating systems design and in natural language processing. I’ve studied Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Latin, and German, with a smattering of other languages thrown in. For the last few years I’ve been dabbling in computational linguistics.

revised ¿Qué significa la expresión “a lo que te truje chencha”?
Correct "I've been hearing" to idiomatic English "I’ve heard”
revised Why is “voy” used in “voy perdiendo” instead of “estoy”?
two tiny fixes that fit better for the intended colloquial register; added some further notes on translation
revised Why is “voy” used in “voy perdiendo” instead of “estoy”?
added loose translation into English