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2014-11-18 23:06:34

Homophones are words that have the same pronunciation and often the same spelling, but different meanings; these words often confuse many native and non-native speakers of English, eReflect reports.

2013-03-12 23:04:51

Language Success Press releases a new ESL app that helps people improve

2011-02-24 19:06:40

Why, and when, do we learn to speak the way that we do?

2011-01-26 05:08:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Accents are a funny thing. Certain ones prompt stereotypical thought, which might be why people often deny having an accent.

2009-03-02 15:05:00

Company Adopts Notice & Access for All Shareholders SAN FRANCISCO, March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BRE Properties, Inc.

2008-07-25 09:01:12

Atlas Energy Resources, LLC (NYSE:ATN) ("Atlas Energy") announced today that it has appointed R. Randle Scarborough as an independent member of the Board of Directors. Mr.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.