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The last teaching day of 2017

Well, I know I haven’t been updating my blog as I should have but I feel as if today is definitely deserving of a post. 255 more words

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Is English a Romantic Language?

The volunteer house that I’m staying in homes a wonderful mix of young people from all corners of the world. For me, living with such a diverse group has been an invaluable, eye opening and character building experience. 611 more words

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Hot Turkey

Hot Turkey as an idiom means experiencing altered states of consciousness while using drugs.

Example: Hot Turkey is an interesting phenomenon to experience.

After the Hot Turkey wears off, one comes back to reality.

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May the Force be with you, if you Try to Figure out the Subjunctive Mood

Que la Force soit avec vous.

This is a phrase I’ve heard a lot lately, being the French translation of the classic Star Wars salutation/blessing May the Force be with you.

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Evaluation Questions

During intervention this evening, we refined how we answer the evaluation questions on Paper 1 and Paper 2. Using the mini-mock as an example we came up with the following checklist: 177 more words

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More About Adverbs

Last week, adverbs were the key discussion: What are the seven key conventions to place compound adverbs in sentences? Let’s go.

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Sentence Correction [Questions with Explanation]-Set 1

Read each sentence to find out whether there is an error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. 767 more words

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