English Language; Drama & Speech; Social Etiquette. Est. 1986, Hong Kong

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When a Person Becomes a Noun, Adjective or Verb!

An eponym can be used to avoid repetition in a sentence, as in, “A native of San Francisco, Wang ditched Parsons in 2004 to launch his eponymous brand [clothing], inspired by his love of nightlife” (sentence taken from a Google search). Guess what was the name of the fashion brand? “Wang” of course!

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!

Families and loved ones celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival by spending the evening together - eating moon cakes and gazing up at the full moon. Families sit within a circle of burning candles while their children delight in playing with their brightly lit lanterns. Do you know the origins of this popular festival?
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