Teenagers
I wonder if other languages than English have the word "teenager" and the associated...
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Sundaymorningfun
Here's a fun test. The BBC has a "Spot the fake smile" test. 20 pictures of people...
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Found On The New England
Found on the New England Patriots newsgroup. When it's off season off topic reigns...
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"Do You Know"
It's very common for Japanese people, when speaking English, to use the "do you know...
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Prejudiced In A Positive Way
I read an article in today's newspaper and found myself struggling for a word to...
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Bush Mispronounces Nevada In First Presidential...
Bush mispronounces Nevada in first presidential visit The Associated Press The San...
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Some Things Are Just Plain Weird
Kansas woman spent 2 years sitting on boyfriend's toilet 11:06 AM CDT on Thursday...
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Right, Left Or Center?
Back in the 1970s, I bought stock in a company called KinderCare, which ran a chain...
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Hollywood's Hope For Record Summer Fades
Hollywood's hope for record summer fades Tue Jun 26, 2007 5:45PM EDT By Bob Tourtellotte...
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Jodie Foster Films Mel Gibson With His...
Gibson 'to star in Foster film' Hollywood actor Mel Gibson is in talks to take the...
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"There's A Storm Coming..."
Is there any way conceivable to count the number of times that line has appeared...
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On Topic: Musical Numbers
The hottest one for me is Chicago's All That Jazz, CZJ is beyond hot, followed by...
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Use Of "Seat"?
Hi, Do these sentences sound o.k. to a native speaker? 1. She became the first...
1933 NYT Review Of King Kong
I thought this was interesting in light of the other KK thread. Anyone know why the...
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As Handsome A Young Man As?
1) He was as handsome a young man as ever walked along the streets of London." ...
How To Use "Challenge"?
The world "challenge" looks easy, but in fact, it is difficult for Japanese people...
Where?
where Function:conjunction 4 a: at, in, or to the place at, in, or to which <stay...
How To Use Prepositions?
Friends, I'm an English teacher and I would like to know from you, experts, whether...
"Comparatively Less" Or "Comparatively...
In Russia, their number is comparatively less/lesser to that of India. What is...
Mallorca, A Mediterranean Pearl
Of the Mediterranean vacation resorts, I like Mallorca the best. There are mountains...