What Does "Homeland" Mean to You?
Ms. Lewis complained: "I wasn’t alive during World War II, but I associate “the homeland” with Nazi propaganda. It’s fascistic and offensive." She prefers "U.S" or "America." For me, too, the word "homeland" conjures a kind of antediluvian ...
How Do You Say ...? For Some Words, There's No Easy Translation
So they asked people across the globe to give them examples of words that didn't translate ... English, Dorothy, is moon river. There are some other words on your list that we didn't go get recorded here in Washington. The Urdu word goya. What does that mean?
When is it okay to use the F word?
(I told this to the farmer, and he made me realize that since ... to think I’m young and fun.” “What do you mean, young and fun?” “I guess I mean fuckable.” “What? Why do you have to use that word?” “Because sometimes fuck is just the ...
DOES OLORUN OLODUMARE MEAN GOD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE
And the Word was made ... ‘DOES OLORUN MEAN ‘GOD’ IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE?’, but we can infer four important conclusions. Namely: - Adherents of Ifa and Christianity do not believe in the same ‘Supreme Being’. Olorun or Olu-orun is not and does not ...
The biggest vocabulary?
English is certainly rich in vocabulary, but this claim is nearly always made by enthusiastic lovers of English who don't really know how the many varieties of language beyond ... Turkish and German's flexible word-coinage. If we do that, we have to ...