Y is for Yawn

Y is for Yawn

Yonara Mateus

…and so is Sunday. We doubt there’s a better Sunday project than “dolce fare niente”: wake up late, stretch slowly and yawn shamelessly.

W is for Whine

W is for Whine

Yonara Mateus

It is also for Wine, Win, Wind, and so many other Words in English. Esta é uma das letras mais utilizadas na Língua Inglesa, ao contrário da Língua Portuguesa. É necessário, por isso, uma chamada de atenção: Em Inglês, W tem sempre valor de U, salvo raras excepções. Português: W = Duplo V English: W = […]

V is for Valor…

V is for Valor…

Yonara Mateus

…if you use American English. Or valour, if you use British. Remember valorous is not “valioso” in Portuguese? Well, “valor” (in English) is not exactly “valor” (in Portuguese) either, so they are false friends wanting to be lovers.

S is for Stroll

S is for Stroll

Yonara Mateus

And it’s also for Summer. We can see the sun gleaming, and its warmth lingers on our skin for hours. It feels so good!

Q is for Queue

Q is for Queue

Yonara Mateus

For me, this is one of the cutest words in English. And, ironically, both the word and its first letter are spelled the same: “kiu”. Isn’t that nice?

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