Word of the Day
- A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin
Quote of the DayThe sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
- Havelock Ellis (1859 - 1939), British psychologist.