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Life Unfolds from These Two Purposes

Life Unfolds from These Two Purposes
 
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Added by Zenith on April 24, 2017 at 0:19 — 1 Comment

7 Ways to Improve Your English Teaching Skills

Being an English Teacher is not an easy job. First, you have to start…

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Added by Ethan Dunwill on April 23, 2017 at 22:03 — 2 Comments

An interview with Mark Twain

Good evening Ladies and Gentlemen. Tonight I have the honor of introducing you to a noble man. He is a novelist, a humorist and a great social observer. Ladies and gentlemen, please join me in welcoming to our studio, Mark Twain.

The audience rise and applause while Mark Twain walks from behind the stage to the center.

 

First and foremost, may I call you Mark tonight?

When a teacher calls a boy by his entire name, it means…

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Added by vision on April 23, 2017 at 15:24 — 3 Comments

The Tsar's Bookmark

 

The story is told about the Russian Emperor Alexander I.  Once he was travelling somewhere in Russia, maybe to visit a relative or a nobleman, or on business. That is irrelevant anyway. They stopped at a station to change horses. While the servants were busy, Alexander I entered the station to keep himself warm. On the table in the room he saw an open Bible. The Tsar asked the stationmaster: “Do you read it?” The stationmaster answered promptly:”Certainly, Your Majesty!…

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Added by Inna on April 23, 2017 at 15:11 — No Comments

Kissinger : Virtual Kissing

One of the biggest driving factor that makes long distance relationship seems hard and miserable is couple can’t be able to get touch physically. This idea makes a computer expert named Emma Yan Zhang, Ph.D. student of London University, invented a tool to accommodate the needs.



The device is called “Kissinger” supports both iOs and Android system and it has the look likes smartphone casing. The main function makes you able to…

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Added by Peony on April 23, 2017 at 15:00 — 5 Comments

Golden mean—perfect proportion

Golden mean—perfect proportion

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Added by Zenith on April 23, 2017 at 4:19 — 1 Comment

The scent of the rose



There is a single red rose, not more young and fresh but its leaves are still dark red like blood. You can already see how fall is starting to wither the leaves. A man is passing the rose, he's stopping his step in front of the rose.. He's charmed by its beauty and he's enjoying the scent. There are so many fresh roses around the old rose but he isn't noticing it, he is…

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Added by Rose on April 22, 2017 at 13:00 — 6 Comments

Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen

I will introduce a funny song to you. It is Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen.This song became famous because a famous musician, Justin Bieber, tweeted that he liked the song.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0E00Zuayv9Q

I saw his interview about the song. He makes songs with a computer. One day he sat in front of a desk in order to make a song. He had already made the rhythm of the song at that time, so he only needed to…

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Added by tam on April 22, 2017 at 8:30 — 4 Comments

Symmetry in nature—mysterious and great power

Symmetry in nature—mysterious and great power
 
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Added by Zenith on April 22, 2017 at 0:27 — No Comments

Spring and Wood Frogs

I mostly live in the northern forests of Alaska and Canada and I can’t breathe when the winter comes. Everything around me turns to be dark in this cold season. There is nobody who can accompany me in such arctic days, so I annihilate myself when It begins to snow or to sleet.

I and My family or my friends are not too long. Our lengths range from 51 to 70 mm and overly our females are larger than females. We as males or females are neither beautiful nor handsome. We are usually brown,…

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Added by BATUUU on April 22, 2017 at 0:00 — 2 Comments

My EC Music

A few days ago, I started a discussion to get some suggestions of English songs from English Club members. I received so many amazing suggestions so I created a list of all those songs on youtube. I like to share it with all members who would like to listen some different songs from their own playlist. 

Here is the link of list…

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Added by Muskan on April 21, 2017 at 17:30 — 5 Comments

Danny's Writing Challenge: A Spring Fairy Tale

The prince and the fairy

He is looking forward to meet her again, he's wearing a green suit with a white shirt under the jacket. The top button of his shirt is open, he doesn't wear a tie.

He's excited and can't wait to see her.

For a whole year he hasn't seen her and his longing is strong. His brown…

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Added by Rose on April 21, 2017 at 15:52 — 19 Comments

Top 20 Digital Platforms that Help Students Learn

ducators have many things to worry about. Project-based learning, collaboration between the students, bringing in guest speakers, engaging students in discussions, getting feedback from it, gamifying the learning process… the list goes on and on.

The good news is that technology is there to help both teachers and students…

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Added by Joan Selby on April 21, 2017 at 13:33 — No Comments

Farting: 7 Surprising And Spectacular Health Benefits

Today,

I came across a very interesting and intriguing article:)In the article, It is written that "slimmer, healthier people fart more:) Anyway,reading just this sentence cracked me up. Let's read the article which were taken from www.littlethings.com .

farting ile ilgili görsel sonucu

farting ile ilgili görsel sonucu

farting ile ilgili görsel sonucu

Pics were taken from google

These days, it seems to me that people are coy about…

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Added by BATUUU on April 21, 2017 at 12:00 — 7 Comments

Think positive.

we are living a world where every second it's cultivated with new thoughts and ideas.Ii is a matter of sorrow that until now we don't have established the equal right of men and women.



i would like to share one of my friends thought,it was 12:30am and she was surfing internet.A male friend of her asked what she was doing at late night in net.he also adding that good girl didn't brows internet at late night.Naturally he had forgotten that he was also there at that… Continue

Added by moonlight on April 21, 2017 at 6:56 — 6 Comments

Photosynthesis—the source of food for LIFE

Photosynthesis—the source of food for LIFE
 
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Added by Zenith on April 21, 2017 at 0:17 — 1 Comment

Plagiarism – What it is not!

You are a university student. You copy your assignment from a source on the web and present it as your own work. Is this plagiarism? YES.

You are a journalist. You write an article that is written, partly or wholly, by someone else on a different magazine without mentioning the source. Is this plagiarism? YES.

You have a Facebook account. You write a quote from a famous person without citing the source. Is this plagiarism? NO.

In a…

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Added by vision on April 21, 2017 at 0:12 — 4 Comments

Writing Challenge~Spring Fairy Tale~ The most beautiful spring

I was busy hoping when I noticed a slow irksome creature crawl that feet-tall dried plant. I came near it to check who that was. This morning painted boring and my mind was only preoccupied of the upcoming spring. Oh, how I love to trick my fellow insects when it is spring, they are all forgiving. But that day, almost in the last days of winter the surroundings were so dull and…

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Added by Risty Aven on April 20, 2017 at 13:00 — 38 Comments

Technology Addiction

In Today’s World, we are living in a century where devices like computers, smart phones and internet transmute into addictions apart from the drug abuse such as alcoholism or narcoticism; particularly, the risk of falling in it is very common in the families that communication among family members is weak. The acquisition of an addiction for a technological device almost immediately affects other individuals of the family. For instance, the pedagogues state that playing with the smart phones…

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Added by BATUUU on April 20, 2017 at 12:38 — 2 Comments

A spring fairytale

Once upon a time there was a young man. During that time parents chose brides and grooms for their children. So, one day Zimi's parents chose a girl as his bride. But zimi was not happy with it as he wanted to choose someone himself.

Finally, the wedding day came. Zimi put his wedding clothing sulkily, ate almost nothing, did not laugh! His mother watched him and asked but Zimi did not share anything.…

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Added by bet on April 20, 2017 at 11:00 — 11 Comments

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Let me recall my memory.  Yes, she was not a very attractive girl.  Very thin and not very attractive.  I had to encourage and praise her so that she could catch up on her studies and get rid of her gloom.  I made her be convinced that she is…Continue

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Is having kids the base  of  establishing any family  . I mean when a…Continue

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Tourism is year by year increasing worldwide.In my view, its effects are linked to a wellfare not only to the visitor but also to the visited environment.Another positive effect is the exchange and mix of cultures that help to diminish racism and…Continue

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Friends, do you have personal magic sentence or motto or slogan that keeps you strong and motivated? What is it and why? Continue

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