The names of the colours are one part of the very first lessons when you start to study a new language.
The English red, blue, green and yellow become the Italian rosso, blu, verde and giallo.
These colours are not the same in all the languages.Our perception of reality can have…
Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone!
The Valentine’s Day is well-known and celebrated almost all over the world. If you are going to travel or your love comes from far countries, here there is some useful news for you.
This day has different meanings according to the country and there are a lot…
Is there anybody out there who is not superstitious?
We all believe in daily practices, small objects, numbers, superstitions, which have to be made or not, in a very precise way in order to avoid the bad luck.
There are some odd ceremonies and superstitions all over the world. Let’s see what happen in…
The countdown to American elections is already started and the finish line is coming soon.
It has been a long challenge and the protagonists of it are two completely different candidates. They have done a lot of meetings and conventions and they have attacked each other. A long fight, which is still very hard…
23rd June 2016 will always be remembered as an important date. It is the Brexit, the exit of Great Britain from Europe Union.
“Goodbye Great Britain” is the title of the most important newspaper and magazine all over the world.
There will be many consequences and changes from economic and political pint of view…
Happy April’s fool day!
The April’s fool day is a tradition all over the world. Let’s see what happens in some European and Asian countries!
In UK and USA it is called April’s fool day and the word “fool” reminds to the typical little man, who usually entertained the King and the people at the Medieval palaces….
In a few days we will celebrate the Easter all over the world.
There are different traditions in all the countries in which Easter is celebrated.
In England there are many traditions. For example, on the Holy Thursday the poors receive money in the Westminster Abbey, while on Holy Friday people usually eat…
Have you ever wondered about the origins of a word?
This is the Etimology: the origins of the words, where they come from, how they are created and why.
In the European languages we can find a lot of similarities and also a lot of differences.
The European languages can be divided…
Today on 8th March we celebrate the Women’s Day.
There are different versions about the origin of this Day. Everybody remebers this day because of a fire, which happened on 25th March 1911 in a factory of Triangle (NY), in which 123 women died. But in the reality, this is not the real origin of this International Women’s Day.
Today it’s the 29th February!
2016 is the Leap Year. It comes every 4 years and it always gives us one day more.
The first who introduces these 24 hours was Caesar and the Romans in 46 A.C.
Then Pope Gregory XIII decided to reorganize these hours and to introduce this measurement system with a another day in…