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Word Mystery: fear / miedo / peur

Every Wednesday, I explore the linguistic origins of the same word in different languages.

This video is one of the most charming I’ve seen in a long while. 197 more words


San Diego's Best Taco Tuesdays

When I moved to San Diego in 2011, I quickly began to understand that Taco Tuesday is a San Diego institution.  For one, the Mexican food in SD is dynamite.   409 more words

English Language

The Last Word: Tales from the Tip of the Mother Tongue

If you love the bendy, wriggly, twisty entity that is the English language, then “The Last Word: Tales from the Tip of the Mother Tongue” is a must read for you. 177 more words

Food for Thought-An Irish Architectural Haiku

An Irish Architectural Haiku

by Richard Bryant

second floor window

surrounded by brick,

ivy is green.

Food For Thought

the age of Digital Tourism in Belgium

Digitaal toerisme: ‘Geen hype maar een groeiend fenomeen’.

TV Brussels and Brussels online say it too.

Digital tourism is growing. Brussels’ businesses should be online if they want to be there. 177 more words


Death and Taxes

This is the eighth chapter of the “Know your Constitution” series. Chapters One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, and S… 836 more words


Social responsibility in the curriculum

Laurel MacKenzie has received a Social Responsibility in the Curriculum grant!

The grant, funded by the Humanities External Relations Committee (HERC), will be used to initiate an educational outreach project with local schools involving the… 75 more words