In So Many Words

Info-Comics by Larry Paros


Womanhood

The Key Root for this column: None

Minor Roots: Woman from wifman (c.766), a compound of wif + man, "human being," the wif deriving from the Anglo Saxon wifan, "to weave."

Words and Phrases List

woman, Abzug, Bella

Thoughts for Today

  1. What is woman's proper place?
  2. Is her place in the home more important than is the man's... or just different?
  3. How would you explain to an ET what a woman is?
  4. What expectations do we have of women that we do not have of men?
  5. Is your mother a different kind of woman than women growing up today?