May 22, 2014
leaning any new thing, such as a poem, a chapter, a song or a language comes with its challenges. Especially in the case of learning a foreign language, a person can face many difficulties like not ..
March 28, 2014
The New Practical Chinese Reader App is an exceptional textbook that is geared towards enabling one acquire the Chinese language. It provides a great platform for one to utilise in order to ..
March 13, 2014
New Practical Chinese Reader App is actually an add-on that does not run by itself but requires a flashcard player for support. This is an effective and efficient way of learning not only Chinese but .
May 05, 2010
The Pros and Cons of Finding Attorney Services Online Getting the best attorney services is sometimes a dilemma to us. Where will we look for the best attorney services? Will we be able to get the ..
October 15, 2008
Most educational institutions can't improve spelling among poor spellers. Although some people respond well to the phonetic methods used to teach spelling in most English-speaking schools, many ..
July 23, 2008
For players new to Call of Duty decoding all the sayings and lingo players use can be a difficult process. Knowing what these words mean is critical to communicating with your teammates and ..
July 21, 2008
Feel the Music It may be a bit of an obvious statement however it works. When you are free styling you need to not listen to the track you are rapping over but feel it. If the track is fast, ..
July 08, 2008
There are very few English words that come from the Modern Hebrew vocabulary. However, there are quite a few words that have been derived from the Hebrew that you will find in the Bible. Among these ..
July 08, 2008
The Proto-Hebrew or the Early Aramaic alphabet was developed during the very early centuries before Christ, and it replaced the Assyrian cuneiform as the main way of writing in the Assyrian empire. ..
June 29, 2008
Homonyms continue to present a formidable challenge to writers of all types from students to professors. Generally speaking, homonyms are words that are pronounced alike but have very different ..
June 16, 2008
The problem with looking for language translations online is the way most websites translate languages. You enter a word into a search box, and every possible translation, or possible similar word ..
April 18, 2008
Every game in life has rules. In soccer you cannot use your hands. You cannot peak at your opponent's hand in poker. You cannot look in the dictionary when you play Scrabble. Each and every one of ..
April 10, 2008
In the early 18th Century, both Swift and Defoe proposed that there should be an English Academy to regulate the English language (this was more or less the only time the two men agreed on anything). .
March 11, 2008
"Sound it out. " That probably sounds familiar. As grade-schoolers, each of us hears it at some point or another. It's the cure-all answer to the question, “How do you spell_?" Well, to the ..
February 26, 2008
Since their inception, our spell checkers have held us helplessly at bay while they decided to permit the word patience to be used for patients, the word bear for bare, hour for our, complacent for ..
May 16, 2007
I simply can’t bear being asked to bare with you any longer without saying something. We all have our ‘pet peeves’ and these two are laid bare more frequently than most people are aware .
April 10, 2007
Pronunciation can affect how we communicate. Many people, who have had a go at learning a foreign language, have experienced that sinking feeling when they try a well-constructed sentence in another ..
March 11, 2007
I will be on vacation this week - a diversion that causes my grandchildren to fall on the floor laughing. They believe I am on permanent vacation in Florida. Inasmuch as I write this column in ..
February 10, 2007
Many of us are creating an internet marketing business from home while working other jobs, or caring for children at home, at the same time. What is the quickest way to put money in the bank, doing ..
January 09, 2007
Have you ever heard two people talking, both technophiles perhaps, or people who work in the financial field, and they bandied about so many unfamiliar terms that you wondered if they were speaking ..
September 05, 2006
Alright, so your mother-in-law, a PhD in English Literature, has challenged you, a lowly salesclerk at the local bookstore, to a “friendly" game of Scrabble. Sound like a hopeless case? ..
July 22, 2006
When our eleven children were young I can remember saying to them individually and collectively something like this: “There will be no argument! You do what I say because I am the boss. You ..
June 23, 2006
Author: Burton h. Wolfe ISBN: 1419619748 Today, Norm Goldman, Editor of Bookpleasures.com is honored to have as our guest, author, journalist and humorist, Burton h. Wolfe. Burton is the author of ..
January 04, 2006
Infosnacking was declared word of the year for 2005 by Webster’s New World College Dictionary. If you are reading this article while at work, and it is not research for your company or related ..
December 25, 2005
I just happened to stumble on a pretty interesting tool today. I was trying to find a word for “People that are behind the times” for my previous blog post. I did a couple of searches in .