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Strange Foods Around The World

21 agosto, 2018 0

Author: Joshua Burns Food is the staple of every culture. When travelling, one of the most thrilling experiences is trying the culinary delights of whatever country you’re visiting. However, as we all know, cultural tastes […]

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Loanwords in English and Spanish

30 julio, 2018 0

Author: Joshua Burns NeLanguage never stays still. The way people communicate always changes and words go in and out of style*. One of the most interesting parts of language acquisition is that of loanwords. Loanwords […]

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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. […]