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TGIF Quick Tip: Filling out the FAFSA

FAFSA, FAFSA, FAFSA.  The form is enough to drive parents mad.

Here are some quick tips to make sure you get the most financial aid possible by filling out the FAFSA correctly.   280 more words


In the end/At the end (Common English mistakes)

The Short Version

  • At the end of something
  • In the end, …

The Details

In the end is a set phrase that means “eventually”. 409 more words

English Grammar

Units vs. Square Units (vs. Cubic Units)

When teaching basic geometry concepts, such as perimeter and area, you will save yourself quite a bit of grief if you start by making clear the difference between units and square units. 165 more words

8 Common Mistakes Made When Whitening Teeth

Everyone dreams of having a smile so bright it reflects the sun, but there are right and wrong ways to go about getting that perfect celebrity smile. 656 more words


Do vs. Make

When I started learning Spanish, I realised that there is only one word for these two verbs in English: ‘hacer’. It made me understand more easily why some English learners get these two verbs confused. 259 more words

Common Mistakes

5 Common Mistakes That Are Damaging Your Curls

If you find yourself reading this blog, chances are you’re someone who cares about the health of your hair, but sometimes, even the most well-meaning… 384 more words

Natural Hair

Speak vs. Talk

The two words ‘speak’ and ‘talk’ are synonyms and can very often used interchangeably. However there are some grammatical structures where only one of the two can be used. 247 more words

Common Mistakes