"The inside"

Translation:Το εσωτερικό

April 22, 2017

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It is curious that there are many words of Greek origin in the European languages whose meaning is figurative, but in Greek they are words with a concrete meaning. English 'esoteric', Spanish esotérico vs. Greek εσωτερικός.

April 22, 2017

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That's a very astute observation. I never thought of it that way. Thank you.

April 23, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/J.C.M.H.

Yes, the examples are numerous. I like specially αξιωματικός and πραγματικός.

April 23, 2017

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