Greek Mythology

How does greek mythology relate the modern usage?

How the cleaning company ajax got its name

Greek Mythology even now days is used many modern usages. For example the cleaning company ajax is a company that gets rid of stains and cleans. During the Greek period ajax was a hero who fought in the trojan war ans was know to clean up the mess during a battles because he was really strong

How does this affect us

This affects us because most of our English vocabulary comes form the Greek vocabulary. For example a women that is mean or disrespectful might be called harpy; in the Greek times a harpy was a monster with a women's torso and bird's feet.