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?
My favorite German word
Schnurrbart. It means “mustache.” According to my German teacher, it actually translates into something like “cat beard.” How fantastic is that? (I learned it because one of my professors has a rad schnurrbart).
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 ...
Justin Bieber doesn't know what the word 'German' means, claims Americans 'don't say that word'
Justin Bieber doesn't know what the word "German" means. Literally. No idea. One might try to chalk it up to the interviewer's accent but the guy even shows The Biebster the word written in English on his cue card. And then to the dismay of grammarians ...