Tag Archives: enthusiasm

word: alacrity


alacrity 

Definition: (noun) Cheerful willingness.
Synonyms: briskness, eagerness
Usage: Tom gave up the brush with reluctance in his face, but alacrity in his heart. Discuss.

Gratitude


“I write this to thank all and each of you, subscribing to euzicasa:  you’re bringing your ideas  enthusiasm and creativity. So welcome everyone to this site! I hope you’re going to find something on your liking, may be not everyday, may be every other day.

Thank you for your presence and contribution!”

George-B

ARTICLE: LA FLORIDA


La Florida

In 1513, Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León set out from Puerto Rico, sailing northeast through the Bahamas. He soon sighted the Florida peninsula, which he believed was actually an island, and in early April, he became the first European to reach it. His discovery coincided with the Easter feast, Pascua Florida, and is perhaps the reason why he named the land he claimed for Spain “La Florida.” What legendary site do many believe the explorer was searching for when he found Florida? More… Discuss

 

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