English

Is a Perfect "English Accent" Even Possible?

English is now spoken in over 100 countries around the globe and for the approximately 1.5 billion who speak it there exists an endless array of vernaculars-to be expected when you consider […]

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English

How to Pass English 101, or the Equivalent, at Your University

It's your first semester in college. Your course schedule probably looks something like this: English 101 and about three other required courses – maybe an elective if you're a daring freshman. You're […]

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English

Looking at English Through a Latin Lens

In the year 1618, The Thirty Years War (1618-1648) was touched off by an incident called "The Defenestration of Prague." The what? Suppose you weren't familiar with that word "defenestration". How could […]

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English

BA in English and Struggling for Employment

Since I was a young girl, I knew that I would grow up and go to college. Like many young people, my future plans changed as I aged. I once wanted to […]

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English

Best Schools for Online English Degrees

Considering finishing your English studies online? Many top schools in the U.S. offer students programs in the English major that they can complete entirely online. Many of these schools offer flexible learning […]

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Fashion

Zipper Fashion Rosettes

Supplies: Metal zipper Fabric scrap Scissors Hot glue White glue You might have been saving zippers to sew into other garments, if those zippers go bad, but sewing zippers into clothing isn’t […]

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Internet / Posts

How to Build an Instagram Following From Scratch

With close to 500 million users, and counting, Instagram is slowly becoming a leading social media site, and we will try to help you get your first followers. Simplicity is a major […]

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Family

Having and Planning Family Night

Family night is growing more popular as children are finding more things outside of the home to do. Here are some tips and ideas to help you plan and have a wonderful […]

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Engineering

Careers in Forensics: Forensic Engineer

Forensic engineers study physical systems that have failed in some way, in order to better understand why they failed. Background Needed to Be a Forensic Engineer Forensic engineering is a specialty within […]

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