Marina Moreau

aka Marina

  • I live in in Europe
  • My occupation is phonologist
  • I am trans-gender
  • Marina Moreau

    Europe's landmass is a lot bigger than some people tend to think- it finishes where the Ural Mountains and the Caucasus Mountains are. The centre of Europe is located in Lithuania. Geographical parts of the continent will be named with a miniscule letter, for example northern Europe, central Europe or southern Europe.

    Still, there are adjusted cultural boundaries, that we name with a capital letter - for example central Europe tends to be expanded as far as to Luxembourg and Switzerland culturally, but generally not include Belarus and Ukraine. This we call Central Europe. Similarly, northern Europe is geographically spanning from Russia to Iceland. Simple? Yes. Ignored? All the time!

    There are a lot of misconceptions. Number one - people c…

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