Considering everyone has one, skeletons still manage to creep a lot of people out. Some argue its our innate fear of death that causes skeletons to send shivers down our spines, while others point out finding a skeleton somewhere unexpected is often a sign of danger. And that's before we get into dark magic undead… Continue reading How to say SKELETON in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!
Dragons, werewolves, vampires, zombies... monsters comes in many forms and while we may be told that such things don't really exist, they are still capture our imaginations - and our nightmares! From the creature following you through the woods to the thing that lurks under your bed, here are just some of the terms for… Continue reading How to say MONSTER in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!
Spanning some 4,233,255.3 km2 across the continent and with a population estimated to be over 447 million, the European Union is a supranational political and economic union sui generis. Tracing its roots back to the European Economic Community in 1957, the union has grown in size from 6 to 27 countries and today ensures free movement of goods,… Continue reading How to say EUROPEAN UNION in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!
It doesn't matter where they live in the world, how we met them or even how long we've known them - our friends mean the world to us! Friendships take on many forms. Perhaps you were at school together as children, maybe you work together, or love the same books and movies. Or (quite often… Continue reading How to say FRIEND in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!
As it's now September, a new academic year has started and children around Europe and the world are heading back to their classrooms for a new year of learning. While on paper this sounds very exciting, for many students (and to be fair, teachers!!) it's a strange and busy time of year. Did your school… Continue reading How to say SCHOOL in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!