je désire le monde

Old enough to know better, young enough to do it anyway.

Urbanely urban nerd. Apple fanatic. Technophile. Audiophile. Protolinguist.

  • Before speaking to a native speaker: yeah, I think I'm almost the the stage of fluency, there's not much more I need to do
  • After speaking to a native speaker: I am an idiot

incidentalcomics:

Conflict in Literature

(via didyoudrinkmygingerale)

  • Person: *says word with latin root*
  • Me: THAT WORD HAS A LATIN ROOT DID YOU KNOW THAT
  • Person: No-
  • Me: WELL GOOD NOW YOU KNOW TELL YOUR FRIENDS YOUR FAMILY TELL EVERYBODY
  • Me: YOU HEAR THAT EVERYBODY THAT WORD HAS A LATIN ROOT DON'T FORGET IT
don’t worry about vosotros
every spanish teacher ever (via chalriepace)

(via prototumblinguist)

( T H E  T I T A N S )
"She [Gaia the Earth] lay with Ouranos (Sky) and bare deep-swirling Okeanos, Koios and Krios and Hyperion and Iapetos, Theia and Rhea, Themis and Mnemosyne and gold-crowned Phoibe and lovely Tethys. After them was born Kronos the wily, youngest and most terrible of her children." - Hesiod
(requested by the lovely asriels)
EDITED VERSION

(via theancientworld)

ourtimeorg:

Smart woman

humansofnewyork:

"I just got in a fight with my best friend."
"What about?"
"I don’t even know. It’s finals week."

wired:

IT’S HAPPENINGGGGGG

ourtimeorg:

Fair!