Iceberg Concept of Culture- I use this for so many activities in class. Primarily, I use it for students to analyze elements of culture found in literature, movies, and art. It helps them seem deeper than the surface levels of culture.
Thank You in 30 Different Languages This shows how some things might not look the same or even sound similar across different languages but are still expressed. "Thank you" is a universal concept, it is important to people to be able to express gratitude. So, languages (cultures) have evolved to include words with the agreed upon meaning to express the concept.
"friendzone doesn't even exist. it's just a fucked up by-product of rape culture that some teenage boy came up with and spread online. this idea that men and women can only be potential sex/romantic partners is horribly heteronormative and sexist." -A. And the dysfunctional idea that women "owe" sex to to guys who are "nice" to them.
Coffee culture in Spain is an interesting concept. A new wave of coffee culture has come over Barcelona, and coffee snobs couldn’t be more thrilled. So for something a little more special than the usual, check out these five spots for coffee connoisseurs in Barcelona. http://devourbarcelonafoodtours.com/coffee-in-barcelona/
Sápmi, the land of the Sami .. the area the Sami call their land Sápmi and it is quite a large area; about the size of Sweden, but spread out over Sweden, Norway, Finland and Russian Kola Peninsula. The Sami inhabited the region long before the concept of national borders existed. Most experts agree that the Sami culture can be traced back to around 2000 to 2500 years.
Notice the serpent head at the base of the object - this could be at least 5000 - 6000 y.o., to this date the oldest known representation of a snake. Cucuteni Trypillian culture 7000 - 3500 BC, Romania -Ukraine