Why Do Chickens “Kotkodak”?

How do you call in English the sound of a chicken which has just laid an egg and is happy to announce it to the whole courtyard? In Romanian, this sound is something like “Kotkodak”… funny… in Romanian… as if Romanian chickens would ever...

How Do You Sphinn Today?

Some years ago, there was an international project meant to ease communication across different countries of the world. It was called Esperanto, and it was supposed to be a language with words taken from many languages, in order to create a new language intelligible...

My Best Blogging Achievement: The Winners

Many thanks to all people who participated in the group writing project “My Best Blogging Achievement”, either with an article or with a vote. I’m sorry for those of you who wanted to participate, but due to the tight timeframe, didn’t have the...

My Best Blogging Achievement: The Entries

The first part of the group writing project “My Best Blogging Achievement” has just ended. We’ve got nine entries, listed below in the order they arrived. Are they a lot? Are they a few? Taking into account that this blog has 270 feed subscribers, we...