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3 Skills You Can Learn From Your Parents That Save You Money and Benefit Your Career

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Can you believe that it’s been only 5 years since Gardens by the Bay came into existence, and 7 years since Marina Bay Sands opened its doors? 629 more words

Money Matters

Writing for the World to Read (Tuesday’s Tell All)

Understanding & the Interpretation of Words.

English may be the most recognized language worldwide but it is also probably the most confusing.
Even in English speaking countries we have such a vast collection of… 220 more words

Photography

Why Sounding "Metropolitan" Gets You the Job

In the U.S., schools are expected to teach students English in the “proper” manner meaning that which adheres to the “Standard English” guidelines. These guidelines have strict rules between what is right and what is wrong with no room for grey area in the middle. 593 more words

Cassia Dodman+Duncan Herd

Cassia Dodman and Duncan Herd are both artists, who recently graduated in Fine Art from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, currently based in Orkney, and the Scottish Borders. 63 more words

Nonblack Parasitism of AAVE: Part II

I swear, nonblack people think AAVE is some hot commodity. Saying “nigga” must make their lips tingle. Dropping the copula must make their spine shiver (zero copula / copula absence in African American Vernacular English means that speakers drop the ‘be’ in sentences or phrases. 304 more words

Black People

The Mystery Of The Dying Dialect

It’s another one of those “not much of a mystery here at all” mysteries.

Why is “Berlinerisch,” the Berlin dialect, dying out? Do the math. 87 more words

Germany