Word of the Day
|Definition:||A liturgical chant of the Roman Catholic Church.|
|Synonyms:||Gregorian chant, plainchant|
Idiom of the Day
|A person, thing, or organization that is or has the potential to earn a lot of money for a long period of time. Taken from a folk tale of a goose that would lay a golden egg once a day, but was killed by its owner because he wanted all of its gold at once.|
Turkmenistan Independence DayThis national holiday commemorates Turkmenistan's independence from the U.S.S.R. on October 27, 1991. Turkmenistan and other republics were gradually able to establish their own autonomous states due to the relaxation of Soviet rule influenced by the policy of perestroika. When the Soviet Union ceased to exist in December 1991, their independence was assured. More...
Quote of the Day
A man's silence is wonderful to listen to.
Today's topic: observer