Just because you, as an English speaker, distinguish between blue and green, doesn’t mean the entire world does. Kind of difficult to wrap your mind around, isn’t it? Well, in some parts of Africa, the colors green, blue and black don’t have separate names. In other parts of the world, some languages have a word for green, but don’t have words to separate blue from black. This is difficult for me to understand, much less explain, so I’ll let the experts have the podium now. Check out the articles below if you want to learn more about this phenomenon!