Local Origin of Name: English
From the Latin name Silva
Meaning: Of the Forest
Emotional Spectrum • No frowns on this face!
Personal Integrity • She has a reverence for truth. 75 more words
I did enjoy hearing the spat between Melvin Bragg and John Humphrys on the use of the historic present.
I generally avoid the historic present in my own writing, but I am with Melvyn in this debate, in that I am relaxed about historians’ use of the present tense when writing about the past. 476 more words
Erravi. Senatus Pilae Clavaeque Anglicus tacuit de armillis a Moeene gestatis, sed ludi iudex ei dixit non oporteat verba politica praeferre. Hodie ICC iudice consentiunt et nunc Moeen armillas non gestat. 42 more words
Original Language: Latin