Know your English - What is the difference between ‘impetuous’ and ‘impulsive’?
One way of pronouncing the word is ‘im-PET-yu-es’, with the stress on the second syllable. When a person does something without really thinking things through, he can be accused of being impetuous ... In British English, it is possible to use the ...
Stateside Lingo Gives Japan Its Own Valley Girls
I'd want to learn his English words.'' One result is that ko-gyaru-go is not always a means of communication, and English words are thrown in simply as ornaments, without any attention to their meaning. ''What does 'rai ... scoffed Sato Yu, 16, who was ...
Jason Thompson's House of 1000 Manga - Yu-Gi-Oh!
"Games mean conflict - a combat between two enemies. It's the same for all of them! Cards, chess, the blood-soaked wars of the human race… All these are different kinds of games. Do you know what ... forgettable sequel Yu-Gi-Oh! R written by Takahashi ...
What does it mean to be Filipino?
Kathleen Yu, a UP Diliman student, experienced this kind of judgment ... the kayumanggi person who goes to Catholic mass every Sunday and eats adobo? What does it mean to be Filipino when most of Philippine history is a construct of colonialism?
Matt McCallister, Paul Qui, and Justin Yu on Fine Dining and Texan Cuisine
Justin Yu: The kickoff party last night was a lot of fun ... very notably Southern ingredients that not a lot of people really think about at other times. What does fine dining mean in Texas? Not to say that you guys are doing fine dining, but you're ...