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A Short Guide to English Punctuation

4 junio, 2018 0

Punctuation is difficult. It exists to make a piece of writing easier to digest; to let people know when they should pause, take a breath, and continue reading. Personally, I’m quite liberal with punctuation. I […]

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Anna Jarvis, the Mother of Mother’s Day

14 mayo, 2018 0

Author: Joshua Burns  I n 1868 a woman called Anna Jarvis formed a committee to bring together families that had been separated during the American Civil War, which she called ‘Mother’s Friendship Day.’ Jarvis had […]

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Shakespearean Phrases We Still Say In English today

30 abril, 2018 0

Author: Joshua Burns  W illiam Shakespeare has long been known as the most famous English-language writer-and for good reason. Nearly all of his plays are still performed throughout the world just over 402 years after […]

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The Aran Jumper Wales

17 abril, 2018 0

Author: Joshua Burns  The Aran jumper is perhaps the most famous item of clothing to come out of Ireland. Traditionally, they are made from off-white* coloured wool, hand knitted* into distinctive, intricate patterns of different […]

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The History of the Christmas Market

28 noviembre, 2017 0

In my mind I was sure that just a few weeks ago I was lying in the sun by the swimming pool, turning that shade of red that us foreigners do while here in Spain. […]