Tagged: etymology

New Zealand pohutukawa trees on the coast

Good health

It’s the festive season—a time to gather with friends and family to celebrate the year passed, a time to toast one another’s good health. Health. Such a deceptively dull word and yet the word...

A running track start line

And the Word Olympics winners are…

I am a firm believer that all words are not equal. Just as some athletes are able to out-perform others, some words majestically out-perform other words and I think it is both helpful and...