September 26th: the European Day of Languages

On September 26th  the European Day of Languages is celebrated, as proclaimed by the. Council of Europe. Its aim is to celebrate the 6,000+ languages spoken around the world alert the public to the importance of language learning and diversify the range of languages learned in order to increase intercultural understanding promote the rich linguistic… Read More September 26th: the European Day of Languages

National Punctuation Day

September 24:    Happy National Punctuation Day! This celebration promotes  the importance of proper punctuation. Invitation:  Appreciators of correct punctuation and spelling are invited to send in pictures of errors spotted in everyday life List of Punctuation Marks & Symbols apostrophe ’  ‘ brackets [ ]  ( )  { }  ⟨ ⟩ colon : comma ,  ،  、 dash ‒  –  —  ― ellipsis …  …  . .… Read More National Punctuation Day

Happy Birthday, Boss

Bruce Springsteen, the American singer-songwriter and guitarist was born on September 23, 1949 On Thursday, Aug. 25 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, the Boss dedicated “My City of Ruins” to the victims of the earthquake in Italy.

September 19, 1981: Simon & Garfunkel – Concert in Central Park

On Saturday, September 19, 1981 Paul Simon and Art  Garfunkel reunited for a benefit  concert in New York’s Central Park, where they performed in front of an audience of more than 500,000 people, although rain had been falling throughout the day until the start of the concert Central Park, an oasis that functions as the… Read More September 19, 1981: Simon & Garfunkel – Concert in Central Park