Los Angeles or El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles de la Porciuncula
Hello my dear students! Even though I am from Russia, I live in Los Angeles California.. which is really cool, because each year 25 million people come to Los Angeles for vacation! That’s three times the population of New York City coming each and every year! But why do all these people ...Continue Reading...
Who is Casanova?
A Casanova is a womanizer. But just who was Casanova anyway to get such reputation? In 1725 in Venice, Italy was born Giovanni Giacomo Casanova, the son of an actor. He was expelled from the seminary of Saint Cyprian for immoral behavior. And he went on to become a writer, a soldier for the ...Continue Reading...
Who is Sisyphus ?
Sisyphus was a King of Corinth, whose name actually means “crafty” in Greek. And because of his crafty deceptions, his punishment in Hades was to roll a heavy stone up a hill, but whenever he reached to the top, the stone would roll right back down again. So Sisyphean task is one of those ...Continue Reading...
The Word of the Day is ESSENCE
Hello MY DEAR STUDENTS! It has been awhile since we last talked. Probably over two years or so. Sorry I have been so quiet during this period and neglecting my students, followers and others (20,000 ) who shared in my etymological world. It wasn’t my intent to take a sabbatical and please know ...Continue Reading...
- HBO Show
- Confidence…what is confidence?
- Los Angeles or El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles de la Porciuncula
- Do you give a damn?
- OYSTER EATER
- For The Win or FTW…Where did it come from?
- Adidas collaborating with a queen of Performance art, Marina Abramovic
- What is jaywalking ?
- Who is Hotforwords?
- Who is Casanova?