The Christian Science Monitor

When should you accept ‘fulsome’ praise?

Should you bask in “fulsome praise” or shun it? When a reader asked me to look into the history of , the more research I did, the more confused I became. This word has so many distinct, sometimes contradictory senses that we might ask

Citiți o mostră, înregistrați-vă pentru a citi în continuare.

Mai multe de la The Christian Science Monitor

The Christian Science Monitor4 min citite
From Ella To Beyoncé: New Museum Celebrates African American Music
The new National Museum of African American Music chronicles the rise of Black musicians and their influence on American culture.
The Christian Science Monitor4 min cititeAmerican Government
George Shultz And Robert Gates Offer Advice To The Biden Team
For the Biden team, George Shultz and Robert Gates advise caution regarding conflicts, stability in the Cabinet, and improved relations with allies.
The Christian Science Monitor9 min citite
Plantation Tours Bypass The ‘Big House’ To Focus On The Enslaved
Plantations are revamping their tours to portray slavery more accurately and inclusively, hoping the past can help combat racial injustice today.