ep·och (noun) a period of time in history or a person's life, typically one marked by notable events or particular characteristics; the beginning of a distinctive period in the history of someone or something.
11 Untranslatable Words from other Cultures - Eleven wonderful, must-know, elusive words which have no single word within the English language that could be considered a direct translation. I must use these!
Isn't in funny that German singers and songwriters express there thoughts in English, while when it comes to important terms like "Fernweh", "Zeitgeist" and "Doppelgaenger" the English language isn't able to express such complex ideas in a simple, beautiful word?
That's not true, "duende" is not like a feeling, "duende" is a magical creature and it's supossed to be veey childish like the little people who works with Santa Claus, in fact this word cab ve translated as: goblin, elf, leprechaun or other synonims
I was searching through Pinterest and stumbled across these today so I changed my pre-planned Thoughtless Thursday completely because I remembered how many of these I love. Remember you can click any image to enlarge it! Signed, Geekling. xxx