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A case of Hellenic influence on the ancient Iberian weaponry: a Celtiberian helmet of Chalcidian type

Views of the Celtiberian helmet of Chalcidian type. Its crest-holder is of Italian design.
Actually, this text concerns an item from my study: … 798 more words

Macau: A Petisqueira Portuguese Restaurant

My firm organized its retreat in Macau recently and even though I’m not officially part of the firm yet, we were “invited” (i.e. told to go). 379 more words



We arrived in Goa on ANZAC Day and after the dawn service we entered harbour to be greeted by a local quartet.

They played a long time as the heat of the day became hotter. 458 more words

I'll Never Go Abroad

The perks of being bilingual

“OMG! I love you accent!”

Everybody in a multinational relationship, and specially the ones who live away from their birth country is used to hear that all the time. 79 more words


De nada entendo de escrita.

É apenas uma voz desdita

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Como é aprender a Lingua Brasileira de Sinais como estrangeira

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Eu me chamo Kia, e sou viciada em línguas.

Quando era pequena, eu observava o meu avô conversar na lingua húngara com sua familia e eu estava fascinada, desde então ser capaz de comunicar com alguém de forma diferente do Inglês capturou completamente o meu interesse. 1,180 more words


Voyage to the Portuguese Colony

I have always loved Goa, even before I visited. One of those places you just belong to in your imagination. Last year, husband and I made a sudden plan to visit Goa in July since we were occupied with multiple things in the preceding months and were moving to the US in August.  941 more words