Category Archives: Turkish

Hoşçakal by Emre Aydın

A lot of people here in Turkey really like this song. I may be one of them.

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>Mış Muş

>Gossip is pretty much ubiquitous. Every place on earth there’s more than 2 people, people enjoy talking about people who aren’t there. Also people are bad so they sometimes say bad things about the people who aren’t there. In Turkey, … Continue reading

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>I brewed the last little bit of my Counter Culture Guatemala iced, so refreshing in this humid 33 C heat. Kind of scary to be out of (drinkable) coffee, but glad to know some of Louisville and Phoenix’s best is … Continue reading

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>Lost and Found in Translation

>One thing I learned from my Greek professor is that words do not equal words in other languages. Words are part of phrases, which make up sentences, which belong to a larger context. Meaning is found at the level discourse, … Continue reading

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