Smoking: A word clearly from the English language this time. Meaning a British dinner jacket or black tie, American tuxedo. The original smoking jacket was a jacket of velvet you put on (usually) after dinner when it was time for a cigar. A man covered in smoke – a smoking.
I have had a little bit of fun translating a children`s song on google. Although translating something with google translate and then back again into the original language has been done several times before, I still think it`s funny. I tried with a song called “Små rumpetroll” (Little tadpoles) The song goes like this: SmåContinue reading “Frogs and jumping boats”
An fire soul ( ildsjel) is a person who is passionate about something and has gone to great lengths to make an effort for something.
To see the figures and faces in everyday objects is an psychological phenomenon called pareidolia. Do you notice the shapes and figures around you?
This I wonder, where did this “name” come from, even if it`s nice and cute. Here they are, a beautiful family photo and then comes itsy bitsy little cutie – the blot on top The blot on top is a baby, not any baby but someone born much later than its sibling(s).