Semantics
11 Feb /19

Semantics

For anyone that ever dabbled with online translators soon after their appearance on the Internet, you know all too well the definition of today’s word.Continue reading Semantics

Xmas
17 Dec /18

Xmas

Simply put, names, much like the traditions that they represent, have meaning, and to many people, reducing a name is in some way belittling or detracting from the thing that it represents.Continue reading Xmas

Vegan
5 Dec /18

Vegan

In a crowded place, when someone falls ill and a voice calls out for a doctor, as the joke goes, a unseen person at the back of the crowd responds, “I’m a vegan.Continue reading Vegan

Spitzenkandidat
3 Dec /18

Spitzenkandidat

As the European Greens have just chosen their Spitzenkandidaten, perhaps we should take some time and really get to know this word that explains the “how and why” of the process that will probably determine who will be the next President of the European Commission.Continue reading Spitzenkandidat