August 28th, 2014

kwekwa

(Xhosa) To use metaphors or circumlocution.

August 27th, 2014

QOTD – 27.08.14

Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
-David Frost

August 27th, 2014

thuka

(Xhosa) To swear at someone.

August 26th, 2014

QOTD – 26.08.14

They laughed when I said I wanted to be a comedian… They’re not laughing now.
- Bob Monkhouse

August 26th, 2014

thutha

(Xhosa) To pack, to move; to load.

August 25th, 2014

QOTD – 25.08.14

If your parents didn’t have any children, there’s a good chance that you won’t have any.
- Clarence Day

August 25th, 2014

eyeThupha

(Xhosa) August.

August 24th, 2014

QOTD – 24.08.14

Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.
- G K Chesterton

August 24th, 2014

khongolose

(Xhosa) Congress, political assembly – colloquially used to refer to the South African ANC.

August 23rd, 2014

QOTD – 23.08.14

If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
- Woodrow Wilson