Languages of Spain: Catalan

September 16, 2019 10:30 am

Catalan (Català) is a Romance language closely related to the Occitan language of southern France and to Spanish, but it... View Article

Languages of Spain: Galician

September 9, 2019 10:15 am

Galician (galego) is an Indo-European language of the Western Ibero-Romance branch. It is spoken by around 2.4 million people (as... View Article

Under the Aegis

August 29, 2019 11:35 am

‘The story of how a goatskin got the meaning of protection’             ‘Under the Aegis’ is a phrase of a... View Article

When did the marathon start?

May 30, 2019 11:00 am

  Who nowadays still does not know the little greek town of Marathon  (Demotic Greek: Μαραθώνας, Marathónas; Attic/Katharevousa: Μαραθών, Marathṓn)... View Article