Today, I went to the food court in the mall near my work. It is only couple of minutes away. While I was having my lunch at MacDonald’s I noticed two different tables. On both the tables there were a father and his son having lunch. If you are not from the Middle East, you may … More The emerging culture of Amman
Humans are like that fish who decided to see the land. When she returned to the sea, she had difficulties describing what she saw to other fishes. She failed to explain verbs like flying or walking. Here are two stories I witnessed that show the importance of having a culturally diverse dictionary. I learned that the … More How culturally diverse is your dictionary?
Five years after I wrote Arabian Gulf or Persian Gulf I received an email from the Researcher and Senior Adviser to the Managing Director of the Persian Gulf Studies Center. In my post, I wrote: “Since I don’t know much about this issue I am not taking side with one party over the other. But … More Arabian Gulf or Persian Gulf