Delfín Carbonell Basset

Delfín Carbonell Basset

Delfín Carbonell is a graduate of Duquesne University and the University of Pittsburgh. He holds a Ph.D. in Philology from Madrid and has authored 35 books in both English and Spanish, published by McGraw-Hill, Barron’s, Larousse, Anaya and Serbal. He has taught at Pitt, F&M, Scranton and Murray St. University.

I was once a bilingual immigrant

I was once a bilingual immigrant

In the early fifties, as a young boy, I crossed the Atlantic aboard a TWA Super Constellation propeller airplane, from Madrid. After many hours…

Is speed-reading as good as it sounds?

Is speed-reading as good as it sounds?

Speed reading! Learn speed reading! Double your English-reading speed! Read English faster! Quick, fast, faster… faster still! Hold your horses. Slow down a bit…