Hua Yong is a well known painter in Beijing who has been posting videos documenting forced evictions and demolitions in poor neighbourhoods.
Fearing arrest, he had fled the capital but was tracked down by the authorities, and he filmed a last video message for his young daugther...
Old Saxon cuman, Old High German queman, coman, Old Norse koma, Gothic qiman; akin to Latin venīre to come, Greek baínein to go, Skt gácchati (he) goes]2. When you are talking about movement away from the place where you are, you use go, not 'come'.
You also use go when you are describing movement that is neither towards you nor away from you. In some situations, you can use come or go to show indirectly whether you will be in a place that you are referring to.
And Melanie C and I shared a childlike fascination for pop music and had big dreams of making it.
We came from all sorts of performing-arts backgrounds, and we all had different musical tastes.
I discovered my sky-high alter ego when I was 17, strutting down the street in a pair of shiny maroon Mary Quant platform shoes, which I bought from the Notting Hill vintage market in London. As I am only 5'2 1/2" (all vertically challenged women claim the half ), they gave me the confidence that anything was possible now that I was shoulder to shoulder with the best of them.
Before I left, one of the guys came over and told me I'd made it: I was elated!
A month later, I picked up Mel B from the train station—I remember thinking, And so, just like that, we were a band: Emma, Mel B, Melanie C, Victoria, and myself. Five girls living together in a small three-bedroom house in Maidenhead, just outside London, was lots of fun, albeit at times tricky.
Donate Now Behnam Rohani-Fard is a Baha’i singer from Iran who was arrested on September 4, 2017 upon returning to Tehran from a concert tour in Europe.
Released from solitary confinement on bail on October 3, 2017, Rohani-Fard still faces charges of “propaganda against the state”, “disturbing public opinion”, and “membership in Ramón Esono Ebalé is a political cartoonist and activist from Equatorial Guinea who was detained by State Security on September 16, 2017.