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Twenty creepy stories in two sentences

As a parent I admit that number 5 and 13 freaked me out!

1. I woke up to hear knocking on glass. At first, I thought it was the window until I heard it come from the mirror again. 596 more words

English Language

Bill seeks to make Spanish the official language of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico could soon make Spanish its official language if a senator from the island’s governing party has his way.

English and Spanish are currently both the official languages of Puerto Rico, which was a colony of Spain before it became a U.S. 343 more words

Politics

WORD OF THE DAY: oleaginous

adjective
adjective: oleaginous
1.
rich in, covered with, or producing oil; oily or greasy.
2.
exaggeratedly and distastefully complimentary; obsequious.
“candidates made the usual oleaginous speeches in the debate” 18 more words

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Exploring #English: #language and #culture Free MOOC starts Sept. 1

This course is for people who are learning English and who are interested in finding out more about British culture and improving their English language skills. 205 more words

English Language

Making the most of your studies at the University of Edinburgh

As the beginning of the new semester fast approaches, we hope that your preparations are well underway for your arrival in Edinburgh, and for the start of your new life as an Edinburgh University student.  650 more words

Travel Tip of the Week - August 29, 2014

Friday (el viernes) – Traveling abroad or viajando al extranjero en español doesn’t require an extensive knowledge of formal commands and so a few basics should suffice.  67 more words

Computer-assisted Language Learning