‘UBUNTU’ in the Xhosa culture means: “I am because we are”. An anthropologist proposed a game to the kids in an African tribe. He put a basket full of fruit near a tree and told the kids that who ever.
These odd little phrases are used to express a sentiment other than their literal meaning. It doesn’t really rain cats and dogs, as the world and his wife knows. I’ve always been fascinated by foreign idioms
19 Satirical Illustrations With Deep Meaning Behind Them (by John Holcroft)
"The Names Behind the States" - An infographic of the etymology and cultural origins of the names that made up the United States of America. Use this as an engagement piece when studying US history, culture, or just for fun!
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Hugelkultur: Sepp Holzer explains how burying branches, even whole trees, in raised beds allows the gardener or farmer to grow an incredible variety of food, even on the most unpromising upland or arid land. (scroll down) Sepp Holzer is awesome!