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“To unlock a society, look at its untranslatable words.” ~Salman Rushdie

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The Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

The Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

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“Each original definition aims to fill a hole in the language—to give a name to emotions we all might experience but don’t yet have a word for,” Koenig writes. | 23 Perfect Words For Emotions You Never Realised Anyone Else Felt

"Each original definition aims to fill a hole in the language — to give a name to emotions we all might experience but don’t yet have a word for," Koenig writes.

All the words for all the feels. From The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows.

Entirely eloquent, and yet utterly ineffable.

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

Entirely eloquent, and yet utterly ineffable.

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pronunciation | ‘ma-gO-aa (MAH-goh'ah) submitted...

10 words about love

10 Beautiful Words About Love That Don’t Exist in English

1. Mamihlapinatapei (Yagan, an indigenous language of Tierra del Fuego): The wordless yet meaningful look shared by two people who desire to initiate something, but are both reluctant to start. 2. …

7 Words for Those Intense Feelings of Pleasure We Could Never Explain

7 Words for Those Intense Feelings of Pleasure We Could Never Explain

It can be so difficult to communicate to other people how you really feel, especially when what you feel is pleasure. Communicating

14 Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

14 Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

Get a bad hair cut? Japan has just the word.

Ubuntu!  Being of South African origin, I love this! More so, because I love that all of you come by each day, making up my little Wisies community! Thank you <3

Ubuntu! Being of South African origin, I love this! More so, because I love that all of you come by each day, making up my little Wisies community! Thank you <3

8 Tips for How to Deal with People Who Talk about You behind Your Back ...

ubuntuOne of the sayings in our country is Ubuntu – the essence of being human. Ubuntu speaks particularly about the fact that you can't exist as a human being in isolation. It speaks about our interconnectedness. You can't be human all by yourself, and when you have this quality – Ubuntu – you are known for your generosity.

How to Manifest an Ever-Growing Audience for Your Blog?

If you have got stuck on what to write about on your blog, or how to attract more readers to your articles, then this is the hub for you.