There are many common myths about language, surprisingly. Even though we may accept them as true, that doesn't make it so. Here's a few language myths debunked.
A modest and informative look at what languages those of us who demote ourselves to the level of a Historian should learn, especially if we study Western European thought.
This is a personal tale of my family, and how my grandfather's decision to leave Ireland paved the way for a better life.
A few days ago, I came across an article in the local newspaper. A man I had been at school with, more than twenty years ago, had been awarded an Emmy in America for his efforts in television arts. Whilst I was hugely...
Whether you're writing a doctoral dissertation or you just want to know the facts for general use, research is a critical tool in developing your knowledge on a topic. Here's how to do it properly.
While building a photo-montage of geniuses, I noticed I didn't have any women, so I consulted a few lists of top ten, top 50 all-time geniuses. No women. I searched "top 100 all time geniuses". None!
This essay examines the motivation of The Misfit, a serial murderer found in Flannery O'Connor's short story "A Good Man is Hard to Find." The essay concludes that, paradoxically, The Misfit kills people as part of his...
How do you call your mother? Mom? Madre? Nanay? Maman? Discover how mother is said in different languages. Then maybe you would like to call your mom in a different language, just to surprise her.
Sometimes a single SORRY can heal the pain... bigjom Definitely, everyone knows the importance and power of word "SORRY". Sorry is a simple word consisting of five letters; however, powerful enough to heal any...
Want to teach your kids a foreign language or high level vocabulary words in English? Use kids' games to teach foreign language vocabulary and high level English vocabulary to your children.