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"Po zveku (glazbi) se vrieme pozna" / "An age is known by its music" In present day Croatian, the proverb would be written as such: "Po glazbi se vrijeme pozna" #proverb   #croatian   #croatia   #poslovica   #hrvatska   #hrvatski   #music   #glazba   View this post on Google+

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Cliff on January 28th, 2015

"Shakespeare coined new words when he needed — or merely wanted — them. Can you guess which words were invented by the Bard?" From +TED Ideas: http://ow.ly/HEmQS When Shakespeare committed word crimes Shakespeare coined new words when he needed — or merely wanted — them. Can you guess which words were invented by the Bard? View […]

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Cliff on November 3rd, 2014

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cravat_Regiment #cravat   #croatia   #history   #culture   View this post on Google+

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Cliff on September 1st, 2014

“The Cravat Regiment (Croatian: Kravat pukovnija) is a guard of honour in Zagreb, Croatia. Since 2010 the regiment is performing a march in the Upper Town of Zagreb which is culminating in a guard shift at St. Mark’s Square. The regiment are wearing uniforms that are replicas of those worn by Croatian soldiers during the […]

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« Pour honorer la mémoire des Croates ayant combattu avec les armées françaises, le Comité des Travailleurs croates a fait apposer sur les murs de notre Hôtel une plaque qui va, désormais, rappeler à tous la fidèle et lourde part que nos amis croates ont prise à notre histoire militaire. »   Article sur le site […]

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