Yesterday my friends, sister, mom and I were eating chips and guacamole. I remembered that when I was little I had called guacamole something else, but wasn’t sure what, so I asked my mom what I used to call it. 198 more words
Aztec metaphor “the black, the red,” which meant writing. Although the Aztecs no longer wrote solely with red and black inks, this may have been tradition they inherited from much older Mesoamerican cultures.
Two other words central to the language of the US border crisis debate are amnesty and coyote. Regardless of your feelings about the implications of their meanings, they certainly make me continually appreciate the diversity of our “immigrant” English tongue. 235 more words