Now, he's doing both. Slowly. At times haltingly. But he's doing it.
One of the quirks - or perks - of the school we chose to sent the kids to is that they learn Sanskrit. As regular readers know, the kids pray in Sanskrit, and have an annual school Sanskrit competition. Beaver does well in this, he was one of the finalists this year.
And now, have a look at this
It's the letter "a" in the Sanskrit alphabet.
Pretty good eh?