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Because language

First published on BoldFace, the official blog of EAC’s Toronto branch. Copyedited by Valerie Borden.

We have a beautiful opportunity to watch language change in action: English is gaining a new preposition. 774 more words

Language And Linguistics

Fire Dance in the Sky

Late last month (June 2015) we had a beautiful conjunction of the planets Venus and Jupiter in the evening sky.  Unfortunately we also had lots of clouds in North Carolina, so little was seen here of the meeting of two bright planets. 67 more words


Parts of speech

Parts of Speech

Parts of Speech অর্থ হল বাক্যের অংশ গুলি। Parts of Speech-এর গুরুত্ব Grammar-এ অপরিসীম।
একক ভাবে ‘Hand’ কোন Part of Speech তা বলা যায় না । একটি বিচ্ছিন্ন word মাত্র। কারন উহা বাক্যের কোন অংশ নয়। কিন্তু ‘Hand me the shirt’ বাক্যটিতে ‘Hand’ শব্দটি একটি Part of Speech এবং তা হলো Verb। কেবল মাত্র Sentence-এ ব্যবহৃত শব্দই Part of Speech। 11 more words

Basic Parts Of Speech

Two Moons?

Check out this amazing picture from Paul Stewart. Is that two moons?? No, it’s a conjunction of a 3 day old crescent moon and a crescent Venus!

Dance Of The Evening Sky

These last few weeks have seen some beautiful displays between Venus, Jupiter and the Moon.

I have been avidly watching their celestial dance, as the weather permits. 214 more words


Dual Tailed Comet

Comet C/2014 Q1 (Panstarrs) was just a little higher in the sky tonight but it was still lower and dimmer than Venus and Jupiter – and also still lurking in the difficult Western twilight  sky.  212 more words

Solar System