Three cultures-- the West, Oceania, and Basset Hounds-- come together through puppy biscuits and punctuation. Meander off to Basic Basset 101 for a bit of an intro and some fundamentals of the English language. Basic Basset 102 applies a bit of your new-found knowledge. The Hawaiian Bridges page gives you some parallels and contrasts between the two languages. So let Keith Jarrett pave a musical path to your further enlightenment.