Lagom [lar-gom] is a Swedish word – it means ‘not too much, not too little; just right…’
Sisu [see-soo] is from Finland – it is difficult to translate, but roughly means: ‘determination - never give up, never back down.’
Mañana [man-yar-na] is Spanish, and can mean many things: ‘maybe tomorrow, maybe later, take it easy…’
Parampara is a Sanskrit term that denotes the passing down of knowledge from guru to disciple. In popular parlance parampara means holding to traditions and the old ways. [ ... ]
Jeitinho Brasileiro..."The Brazilian way…"
200 million inhabitants, 21 states - a star for each one on the national flag.
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Yapa means to add a little more, something extra, a bonus, as a favour.
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sind lieb miteinand...
Sind lieb miteinand is schwytzerdütsch (Swiss German) for 'be nice to each other.' It is how Swiss concordance works, between French, German and Italian.
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