Self-tutoring about English: the tutor mentions maven, a word he’s long wondered about.
Here and there, I’ve seen the word maven over the years, but never knew what it meant. Finally I got the notion to look it up:
maven: one with expert knowledge on the subject in question.
Mish, Frederick C. (editor). The Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Springfield: Merriam-Webster, 2004.Jack of Oracle Tutoring by Jack and Diane, Campbell River, BC.