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August 2012 Blog Posts (142)

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" The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog "

This sentence has every letter of the alphabet in it .

Added by Ehab Nassif on August 31, 2012 at 20:50 — No Comments

The double life of us

What we really need in our life?

  1. Money

  Nowdays,people who working in the offices often get less money than people who do manual work,People who working in the ofices are refer to "white-collar"for the easy reason,that they always wear official-suit and tie to go to work,Such is human nature.So if we really need money why we willing to sacrifice far more money of becoming a "white-collar".


Oposite,Someone is willing to sacrifice the…


Added by Wayne on August 31, 2012 at 13:34 — 3 Comments

Writing Challenge: Compound Nouns

Hello everyone,

Here is the list of the 10 compound nouns I have chosen to write here. If you feel like it, you can write a sentence for each one of them. Let me see the level of your imagination :))…


Added by Forget-me-Not on August 31, 2012 at 12:56 — 6 Comments

When I Was A Hippie!

You can listen to audio version of the blog here.



Finally, after so many struggles, I made my decision. I would be an artist instead of being a computer scientist. I took painting class to see whether my new decision was right or not. Do I like art truly and deeply?

The first day of painting class was so much fun. First, my professor…


Added by Nafis on August 30, 2012 at 21:16 — 19 Comments

I really want to improve my English grammar. Please help me!

Hi everyone, my name is Scarlett. I have a big problem now.

Today, I received from one friend so many comment about my grammar, he said "that's too bad, you have no any progress in English grammar" . I'm really disappointed with it. I'm very confusing, How to improve my grammar? I practice grammar in some sites on internet, but, maybe have not any improve about it.

How to use it smoothly in write, in chat and all...

How to write the paragraph with right tense, structure,…


Added by Scarlett on August 30, 2012 at 18:30 — 23 Comments

first time

hello everybody, I'm a newbie here and it is so glad I could join English club, I wish I could be like you all who can communicate English well... thank you...



Added by olin on August 30, 2012 at 18:29 — 2 Comments


Hi Friends,

Please help me. I'm not making any progress because I'm not taking my English lessons. If I'll be like this then I will never be good in  English. Does anyone have suggestions for me. I know there are lots of people like me facing the same problem.

*If I've made any mistake above then please correct me. 

Thank you.

Added by Manisha on August 30, 2012 at 15:51 — 4 Comments

and thank for your invitation

this is my first time to join a group ,my personal aim is to improve my english,especially oral english.and i want to recognize more people good luck for myself

Added by Raj on August 30, 2012 at 7:28 — No Comments

You are welcome to Cox's Bazar Sea beach.

Did you ever visit cox's Bazar? If not, make a plan to visit the longest sea beach in the world.All of MyEC friends are welcome to Cox's Bazar Sea beach in Bangladesh. Visit it and enjoy it. How beautiful nature is it! It is the blessing of Almighty Creator of the the world.Wish you all the best.…


Added by M. Hakim on August 30, 2012 at 6:00 — 2 Comments

Writing Challenge: Compound Nouns


Dear friends,

According to Writing Challenge: Compound Nouns,assigned by Tara, we are supposed to write a sentence about each of the following compound nouns. I really appreciate if you take this challenge and write your own 10 sentences in the comment. 

1-Fire-fly: I chased fire-flies in the…


Added by Nafis on August 29, 2012 at 16:00 — 8 Comments

Voice blog #15: Wordless Wednesday

Record and upload audio >>


 "We sure…


Added by Grace on August 29, 2012 at 16:00 — 4 Comments

Photo Challenge# 12 ; A letter to my family

Dearest Daughter…


Added by Nadira on August 29, 2012 at 5:00 — 12 Comments

After read....

        I just read this book called ''Dear Jonh'' . I won the book in a contest by Facebook. Is  a novel written by Nicholas Sparks. He has written many  more Novels too . But this is the first book of his authorship that I have read so far.

        I love this book maybe because in the botton of my heart I'm a…


Added by Butterfly on August 29, 2012 at 4:53 — 5 Comments

Writing Challenge: Compound Nouns

Dear friends this is a wonderful challenge created  by Tara

 In this challenge  we expand our knowledge on compounds  by creating our own blog with reference to it and also interestingly joining other members link and giving our own examples of their  compound nouns .

Lets  give it a try and not…


Added by Nadira on August 29, 2012 at 3:30 — 2 Comments

Writing Challenge: Compound Nouns

Some people assume that English teachers are wonderful spellers. This is not true! In fact, many of us have to review spelling rules regularly. We also have to review other aspects of the language before we teach a lesson. One thing I have trouble remembering is compound nouns. I often find myself looking up words…


Added by Tara Benwell on August 28, 2012 at 18:21 — 44 Comments


Hi MyEC,

I am Vishal Kumar from India.I want to improve my English Coummunication skills,I need to improve my speaking skill more and fast.So I hope this website will help me to improve my English skills.I would be very glad if you help me to improve my English.

    Thank you!                                                              

Added by Vishal on August 28, 2012 at 17:25 — 2 Comments

Improve Your Pronunciation - Study Session 6

Voiceless and Voiced…

Added by Gabriel Sowrian on August 28, 2012 at 12:30 — 45 Comments


What have u done to improve communication skill ?

Added by U Shaikh (Umar) on August 28, 2012 at 10:10 — 1 Comment

Back again !!!

Hello dear english clubbers!

After some month away today i decided to come back and enjoing my favorite club. Also i want to thank all 11225 people that had read my blog about sunflower, i'm so happy.

Wish that all of you are fine.

cheersssssssssssss :)))))))))))))…


Added by NaeVi on August 27, 2012 at 17:49 — 7 Comments

The Best thing

It's an early Monday morning.. 6:09 AM :) I am sitting in a dark room and thinking! 

Yes, another summer is almost gone. What has been the best thing I had in this Summer? Well one of the most impressive things was that I joined this site along with new great friends, new experience! 

Also I have discovered few new talents - for example French Braids :) Beginning wasn't easy but now I can do it :) And it looks so nice after it's finished! And I have where to practice - my…


Added by AijaMarta on August 27, 2012 at 8:17 — 2 Comments

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Started by dara gino in General Discussion. Last reply by kamas wood 14 hours ago. 39 Replies

It is about the house of old people. In our society, we take our old mother or father there. We are able to support them but still, we take them there to spend the rest of their life. They did their best to raise us and to bring us to the society.…Continue

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