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Douglas Hofstadter - Le ton beau de Marot (1997)

The point is, in any word, many concepts are sous-entendus: there, but whispered.


Redesign by Reimagination: NOAH & MR. Porter Construct Style to Surround the Suit

For quite some time, a suit has been associated with momentous occasions, elegant galas or conservative formality. NOAH and Mr. Porter are determined to dispel these connotations with their sophisticated-casual capsule of tailoring, rugby shirts, hoodies and tees. 130 more words

Sneaker Static

CATS - Semiotics Analysis

Today I completed a slideshow presentation for my semiotics analysis assignment which had a requirement of 250 words.

As mentioned in a previous blog post I picked Clockwork Orange’s 1971 original film poster to analyse in my assignment. 63 more words


CATS - Semiotics

Semiotics is the use of signs which make us think deeper than just the visual we see in front of us as it makes the brain thinks and form links to certain aspects and emotions without us even realising that it is happening some times. 57 more words


Youths or young people?

:( These days youths are more challenged by the future because making decisions about the future is not easy.

This is grammatically correct but inappropriate.

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IELTS Writing

The Main Characters of Tram 83

Tram 83 by Fiston Mwanza Mujila is another unique look at a society that works in a way that might be detrimental to the overall future of the people that live in it. 289 more words

Looking with our minds wide open..

In this workshop we have been introduced to two principal methods of describing the meanings of words: Connotation and Denotation. Connotation refers to the wide array of positive and negative associations that most words carry with them, whereas denotation is the precise, literal definition of a word that might be found in a dictionary. 423 more words