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  • Do you know who wrote the American Language?

    Jun 30, 2015 6:00

    Do you know who wrote the American Language?

    The American Language, (or in Spanish “The American Language”) is a book by HL Mencken published in 1919, its subject is the English language as spoken in the United States.

     
  • Do you know Jamal Abro?

    Jun 30, 2015 6:00

    Do you know Jamal Abro?

    Abro wrote only a handful of stories he had great influence on the modern Sindhi short story. He wrote on some common situations in the society around him and marked them with his individual stamp. Shaikh Ayaz wrote of “Pirani”: I don’t know who made the distinction that poetry dances […]

     
  • Did you know which is the per capita consumption of paper?

    Jun 29, 2015 6:00

    Did you know which is the per capita consumption of paper?

    644 pounds Per Capita paper consumption annually in the United States

     
  • Do you know John Newton Brown?

    Jun 29, 2015 6:00

    Do you know John Newton Brown?

    John Newton Brown (June 29, 1803 – May 14, 1868) was an influential Baptist teacher, minister and publisher in the 19th century. Brown was one of the authors of the New Hampshire Confession of Faith in 1833, which was a more moderate expression of the more Calvinistic Baptist beliefs that existed at the […]

     
  • Do you know Gisela Kraft?

    Jun 28, 2015 6:00

    Do you know Gisela Kraft?

    Gisela Kraft was born on June 28,1936 in Berlin and lived in Weimar, Germany. She is the author of several works of poetry and prose, and a notable translator of Turkish literature into German. In 2009, she was awarded the Christoph-Martin-Wieland-Übersetzer-preis for Namen der Sehnsucht, her translation of Turkish poet […]

     
  • Did you know what things are made of paper besides trees?

    Jun 28, 2015 6:00

    Did you know what things are made of paper besides trees?

    More than 5000 things are made from trees: houses, furniture, baseball bats, crutches, fences, garden mulch, books, newspapers, movie tickets- even clothing, carpeting and toothpaste.

     
 
 
 
 

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