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Little sentences in Icelandic #20

Icelandic Conjugation (13)

Góðan daginn!

Today, learn to conjugate the verbs “að skrifa” (to write) and “að elda” (to cook) at the present tense. 160 more words

Little Sentences

After the cooking and consumption of the two remaining eggs I owned*, and with a couple of parting words in broken-local to my cleaning lady, I set out of my house and made my way toward the bus station. 226 more words


Is Is Capitalized in Titles?

Is, with just its two lovely letters, seems to confuse many people as they go about capitalizing chapter titles, article titles, subtitles, and so forth. 230 more words

Copy Editing

Reactions to headline

Reactions to a headline on Yahoo! Style shine:

Actually, I don’t know what that means; I have no idea how reactions shine (or shines, as Yahoo! editors would have it).


Why We Love Parenthood (And You Should, Too!)

Every child begins the world again.
Henry David Thoreau

It is almost two years when we received God’s greatest gift to us. 20 months today, Ellie, is our constant source of joy AND worry. 

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Ellie's first CINEMA experience

We’ve decided to finally bring Ellie to our movie date. This is her first time and I am so excited about two things 1) Ellie’s first movie 2) Beauty and the Beast Tags was teasing me the whole time that he is 100% sure that I’ll enjoy it more than Ellie. 413 more words


Simple Present vs. Present Progressive

One mistake I commonly see my students make, especially at the beginning levels, is confusing verb tenses and forms. Have you ever seen this sentence? “She is cook breakfast every day.” Knowing when to use the BE verb and when to use the DO verb to help form verb tenses can be complicated for beginning learners.  532 more words