Maintain silence in class is what your teacher tells you in school. Do you really follow the instruction and keep quiet or continue the conversation with your pals? We know it is not easy to keep mum and listen to the boring classroom lectures thoroughly. Often you need entertainment to charge up your mind.
Do you know that the words maintain, continue, and entertainment have been derived from the same Latin roots ‘Tin’ and ‘Tain’, which mean ‘to hold’? ‘Maintain’ means ‘to hold’ in good condition, while ‘continue’ is an action ‘held’ together without a break. ‘Entertainment’ is an action ‘to hold’ back people’s interest. Read more