Study Questions for "Mets Fumble for the Word for Baseball in Esperanto"  [NYT: July 14,2005:  C18, 21]


  1. To what does "Esperanto" refer?  What does it mean?


  1. What does Jenkins imply are the strengths of the Mets' programmed diversity?


  1. What does he say are the weaknesses of that diversity?


  1. Why do Miguel Cairo's children learn English faster than Tom Glavine's children learn Spanish?