Latest English language Stories

2013-09-30 23:21:37

eReflect confirms in its latest Ultimate Vocabulary™ blog post that pop culture has more and more influence on the new word lists added in the official online Oxford dictionary. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Whether taking a selfie or starting a digital detox one thing is evident to many people: the Internet and technology are the two primary sources of new words recently added to the online Oxford Dictionary. According to eReflect’s latest blog post, this predominance of...

2013-09-22 23:03:10

On Saturday, October 19th La Isla Magazine will host the 2nd Annual New River Auto Mall Latin Music Festival at the Shelter Cove Community Park at 39 Shelter Cove Ln. Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 presented by Hilton Head Hospital and Coastal Carolina Hospital. (PRWEB) September 22, 2013 At the event, the winners of the Miss and Mister La Isla Magazine will be crowned. The first phase of the contest finished September 13th on La Isla Magazine's Facebook page. We have three females and...

2013-08-10 23:00:49

Choosing exactly the right entries that make up the more than 140,000-word vocabulary database requires considerable time and effort, according to the eReflect development team. They recently discussed how this process took place for the new release of Ultimate Vocabulary 2013. New York City, NY (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 In a statement today, the development team at eReflect revealed the procedure adopted in choosing the word list for their latest software release for Ultimate Vocabulary...

2013-07-24 23:03:20

Ultimate Spelling offers its users a comprehensive literacy resource that allows users to practice from an extensive library of words. The eReflect development team stated in their latest announcement that the 2013 release of the software now includes even more useful words with their correct spelling. New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 The eReflect development team strongly believes that an effective spelling software system is one that offers its users a massive library of words....

2013-06-10 23:03:03

The United States recently helped introduce spelling bee competitions to Pakistan, and this means a lot of help for the improvement of the students in learning their words and spelling. Software company eReflect encourages continued support for this effort, according to a recent statement by the Ultimate Spelling 2013 development team. New York City, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 There has been much tension in the Middle East, and most often than not, US ally Pakistan is in the middle of it....

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'