In Greek her name means "helper of
men," but her function was to warn them. who is she?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
A Cassandra is an ignored prophet of disaster. Cassandra
was a daughter of Priam, the King of Troy in Homer's Iliad. When she betrayed him, her lover, the God
Apollo, condemned her to make accurate prophecies that are never believed. For
example, at the end of Book 5, she denounces Internet stocks.
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