I have been hearing a lot in the news lately about people who bemoan their past and feel that they need to blame someone or something for their troubles. 459 more words
Tags » Canterbury Tales
Looking forward to summer.
The Lancaster Mennonite School system has declared today to be a day of gratitude. One of our areas of focus is on all the many people throughout the years who have helped to create what we have as a school, from the people who clean the halls and bathrooms to the people who have donated money for science equipment and buildings to the administrative staff and the students and parents and the teachers and kitchen crew and the volunteers who keep things running smoothly. 421 more words
Whan that Aprill, with his shoures soote
The droghte of March hath perced to the roote
And bathed every veyne in swich licour,
Of which vertu engendred is the flour; 476 more words
Aloha! Hola! Bonjour! Today’s post is all about language, particularly one horribly terrifying old language (or…form? of a language? Something like that.)–old English.
Pure old English isn’t exactly what we are talking about, or at least I do not think it is. 379 more words