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constellation

Definition:

  1. Noun, Astronomya group of stars to which definite names have been given (e.g. Ursa Minor)
  2. Noun, a group of related ideas, feelings, things, etc.
  3. Noun, any outstanding group/collection of things

Pronunciation: cohn-stehl-lay-shun

Origin: Latin

  1. Prep, cum - with/together
  2. Noun, stella, ae - star

Example: The convention presented a great meeting space for a constellation of authors from around the world.

pliocene:

솜씨- skill, ability 

자존심- ego, self-esteem, ambition 


호기심- curiosity

(via learnallthelanguages)

You know you’re a grammar nut when you see the title “Dumb and Dumber To” in a commercial and a part of you cringes/dies a little.

deluge

Definition:

  1. Noun, a great flood of water; downpour

Pronunciation: deh-looj

Origin: Latin,

  1. Noun, diluvium, diluvii - flood

Example: The deluge made it impossible to drive on the road.

nativeamericannews:

NSU, Cherokee Nation Partner to Train and Hire Language Instructors

Students hoping to major in Cherokee Language Education at Northeastern State University will receive much-needed support thanks to a new grant relationship between the Cherokee Nation and NSU. Starting in January, a partnership between the university and Cherokee Nation designed to create a pipeline of teachers for the tribe’s Cherokee Immersion Charter School will become more student focused and create a direct pathway to employment in many of the tribe’s language programs.

(via linguadolce)

just-wanna-travel:

Berlin, Germany

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