Breathing new life into old posts. This blog started in 2005. As readership has grown since then I am reposting some of the older posts in batches of four at 06.00 CET every Monday.
Spelling and pronunciation Sometimes not as easy as it might seem.
The hippo and the feather More surprising etymology.
A.E.I.O.U. What it meant in the Austro-Hungarian empire.
Eating animals Or perhaps not.