Multilingual flashcard: Soil

Multilingual flashcard 91 – soil. Saturday is named after Saturn, the god of agriculture, and the name of Saturday in Korean, Japanese and Chinese incorporates the word/ symbol meaning earth or soil.

Soil isn’t something many people think about often despite how important it is for our continued survival. It is also known as the pedosphere and makes up the outermost layer of our planet.Soil stores and cleans our water, provides a place for plants to grow, a home for organisms and affects our atmosphere, as well as containing our history.

multilingual flashcards soil

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