…behind the word

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WE SAY THINGS almost never wondering why that specific word or phrase has that specific meaning. The words we use now come from a long road of transformations and have migrated from one language to another during centuries.

Many times the meaning with which we use them today is different from their original one.

Learning the roots of our vocabulary is basically learning the history of our culture…¬†Essentially, that’s the reason of this blog…

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