One of the explanations the science has come up with for the healing power of sleep is that sleep may contribute to neurogenesis, the formation of new nerve cells in the brain. Without sufficient sleep, neurons may not have time to repair all the damage, and so could malfunction during the day.
To jump like a frog, to sing like a bird and to run like the wind. Some nouns have the great privilege of being associated to certain verbs. However, the bird, like most nouns only has one or possibly two verbs (flying) to their name. I know of a noun that can claim at least ten: The Swedish thief!
Getting the hang of a new language is always hard – also when learning Danish. Since Danish is hardly spoken in any other country than Denmark here are a few learning tips to improve your Danish language skills!
Time goes by so fast, so don’t waste it and start planning the perfect weekend!
Are foreignisms like cuckoo’s eggs in the mother tongue and should we remove them continuously to keep the language clean? Or can the language be enriched by adopting foreign words? What is the historical point of view to this “problem” and how we see it in the present days?