because people speak English
If that language exists, what is it?Is it capable of expressing all our states? Would that language be understood by all people?How can people learn and use such a language?Continue
"And why should Caesar be a tyrant then?Poor man! I know he would not be a wolf,But that he sees the Romans are but sheep:He were no lion, were not Romans hinds.Those that with haste will make a…Continue
A couple of weeks ago, I commented on a post on facebook titled " You were born an Original, don't die a Copy" and I'd like to share it with you.
Sometimes, it's much more better to be a photocopy edition of a person other than an original one. Think of great people such as prophets, the righteous people and the reformers. To make it more realistic, take Mahatma Gandhi or Nilsson Mandela as contemporary examples. What would you prefer a photocopy of these great men or an original…Continue
Are you interested in translating poetry?
Here is one of my a few attempts in translating poetry. It's a translation of part of a poem called "Calm" Written by the great English Victorian poet Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892). I hope you will enjoy reading both English text and its Arabic translation.
Calm is the morn without a sound,
Calm as to suit a clamer grief,
And only through the faded leaf
The chestnut pattering to the…Continue
No doubt, that, having the same organs of speech, as much as this related to animals, does not make the animals qualified to speak language. Therefore, speaking language is not a matter of tempting, rewarding, or manipulating the animals, or reshaping the mouth of the animal to help it produce certain sounds. Definitely, the matter is much more greater than a trick. All these means sound to be vain attempts to overcome or to deceive the natural law.
Concerning the human being, it is…Continue
One might be tempted to consider such question not worthy to be answered, but scientists and linguists wasted years of their lives in an attempt to provide a persuasive answer to this question. It is apparent, that some animals have the same organs as humans. In addition to that, so many animals have brains. Therefore, this fact encouraged scientists to study and find out whether animals can speak a human language or not. In this effort, the scientists have tried all the possible…Continue