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Therefore, proofreaders need to extremely careful while checking the figures, and make sure that the numbers are all correct.
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Our education system is heavily and unnecessarily exam-oriented, observes Vatsala Vedantam
Last week we spoke about a curious group of words known as heteronyms: words that are spelled the same as each other, but which are pronounced differently.
A recent ELT Chat on using corpora suggested that what might be helpful for teachers coming to online corpora (such as COCA- the Corpus of Contemporary American English) for the first time would be...
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Somewhere, in a class past or future, your nemesis awaits. John Kaag on the existential terror of a pedagogical puzzle
Netspeak helps you improve your writing. It is a new kind of dictionary which contains billions of phrases and how commonly they are used.
Re: Schools saying goodbye to cursive writing, by Brian Cross, May 13. Handwriting matters — but does cursive matter? The fastest, clearest...
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Calling all English speakers! These words are so cool they deserve to be reinstated to everyday use.
Often, handwriting is seen as an aesthetic element of writing. But handwriting has more to it than just aesthetics, writes Shivananda Nayak
I was recently addressing some common folk linguistic myths about English, especially the English used as a lingua franca (ELF) between its non-native speakers. One of these myths concerns "color",...
Journal Writing Prompts: These high-interest prompts will encourage kids to describe, explain, persuade, and narrate every day of the school year.
Adults forget all that they do while reading. We are predicting, making connections, contextualizing, critiquing, and already plotting how we might use any new insights or information. Yep, we do