📚📚 Read Every Day Challenge - Winter 2024 🎍☃🌲

Jan 29, Mon of Week 5 of Q1 2024

  • いちばんやさしい世界史の本 Ch.4 [126-129/258]

  • STEINS;GATE (VN) Ch.9

Words of the day
  • 零(こぼ)す = to spill
  • 立(た)て込(こ)む = to be busy
  • 事故(じこ)る = to have an accident. Verb form (colloquial) of 事故(じこ).
  • ペーパードライバー(.) = person who has a driving license but little or no experience actually driving; “paper driver”. me too.
  • バン(.) = van :oncoming_automobile:
  • ロータリー(.) = a meaning is roundabout :oncoming_automobile:
  • 回(まわ)り回(まわ)って = going through many places. Also å·¡(めぐ)り巡(めぐ)って.
  • 言質(げんち) = a pledge; commitment
  • 搾取(さくしゅ) = exploitation
  • 焚刑(ふんけい) = punishment by burning to death. The word isn’t in the IME. First Kanji is from 焚(た)く or 焚(た)き火(び). Also, 刎頸(ふんけい)の友(とも) is a different means.

Book highlights

ジャックリーの乱 = Jacquerie - Wikipedia. This rebellion became known as “the Jacquerie” because the nobles derided peasants as “Jacques” or “Jacques Bonhomme” for their padded surplice, called a “jacque”.
ワット=タイラーの乱 = Peasants' Revolt - Wikipedia (Wat Tyler’s Rebellion)
ボニファティウス8世 = Pope Boniface VIII - Wikipedia
フィリップ4世 = Philip IV of France - Wikipedia
教皇のバビロン捕囚 = Avignon Papacy - Wikipedia (Babylonian captivity of the Papacy)
教会大分裂 = Western Schism - Wikipedia (大シスマ)
ウィクリフ = John Wycliffe - Wikipedia
フス = Jan Hus - Wikipedia


プランタジネット朝 = House of Plantagenet - Wikipedia
ジョン王 = John, King of England - Wikipedia
シモン・ド・モンフォール = Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester - Wikipedia
カペー朝 = Capetian dynasty - Wikipedia
三部会 = Estates General (France) - Wikipedia. It had a separate assembly for each of the three estates (clergy, nobility and commoners).

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