American fun facts, food, music, language & more

Food Typical American food is different across the country.  New England is known for seafood, particularly lobster, and a creamy soup called clam chowder made with clams and potatoes.  The Southern states are known for “soul food” like collard greens (leafy greens), chicken and dumplings, black-eyed peas and cornbread. Grits (ground, boiled corn) is a …

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Turkish clothes

Clothes Just like any other developed country, modern Turks wear casual dresses in Western style. Traditionally though, Turkish clothes were similar to dresses in Caucasia and were made by cotton, silk and wool because of relatively cooler climate. The areas Turks lived in throughout the history are close to Silk Road, so this might also have contributed …

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Hispanic fun facts, food, music, language and more

Hispania was the old name for the area of Spain, Portugal, Andorra and a little bit of France.  Today’s Hispanic cultures are those which were once ruled by the Spanish Empire.  This includes Spain, Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela, Cuba, the …

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Celebrities Who Can Speak Other languages

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”518143″ img_size=”medium” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]For the majority of people, learning a second language might seem like a waste of time that might be better utilized focusing on developing more practical skills. However, learning a second language reflects the American spirit of hard work, creativity, and diversity. Did you know that most US presidents in the 19th …

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