Social Media Explained. No one ring to rule them all…

Billions of people around the world use social media to share information and make connections. On a personal level, social media allows you to communicate with friends and family, learn new things, develop your interests, and be entertained. However, providing a single definition that encompasses all of the technologies and activities associated with social media… Read More

Pesquisa confirma: atitude dos pais é a principal motivação para que jovens aprendam idiomas

Resumo: Pesquisa da da Universidade de Cambridge mostra que a disposição dos jovens para estudar idiomas como francês, alemão ou espanhol é moldada muito mais pelas atitudes de seus pais do que por seus professores ou amigos. Os autores do estudo argumentam que os esforços para reverter o declínio constante na aprendizagem de línguas no… Read More

The Thirst for Learning: There’s NO homework in Finland

Funny Tik Tok Captions? Typos vs. Misspelling

With the exception of social media professionals and academic journalists, the majority of what is written by the general public on social media is not edited, supervised or checked to ensure that proper use of the English language is taken into consideration. That being said, the number of typos and mistakes might lead to undesireble reactions,… Read More

Vanilla Ice Cream that puzzled General Motors

This is a real story that happened between the customer of General Motors and its Customer-Care Executive. Many of you might have come across this long ago, as it is in circulation for years now. But I just rememberd it today for no reason, probably because I felt like vanilla ice cream. For those who are not… Read More

Perception: something to think about…

PERCEPTION . . . Something To Think About. . . Washington, DC Metro Station on a cold January morning . The man with a violin played six Bach pieces for about 45 minutes. During that time approx. 2 thousand people went through the station, most of them on their way to work. After 3 minutes… Read More

007: shaken, not stirred, and licensed to booze

Bond’s drinking habits means he was more likely to die from liver disease than in the line of fire Fictional spy was knocking back between 65 and 92 units a week In Casino Royale he quaffs over 39 units then jumps in his Bentley Most he ever drunk in a day was 50 units in From… Read More

16 Funny Quotes to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Moms definitely have their humorous moments and these 16 funny quotes are testimony to the laughs that mothers often enjoy (and sometimes endure). This Mother’s Day, share these funny quotes with your mom and enjoy a moment of shared love and laughter. 1. “Mothers of teenagers know why animals eat their young.” ~ Author Unknown… Read More