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2013-03-29 23:00:36

After centuries of assimilating words from other languages, English is becoming an influence on those same languages. Spanish is an example of this new trend; linguists in Spanish-speaking countries now recognize various English words as part of the legitimate Spanish lexicon with no changes to spelling or pronunciation. New York City, NY (PRWEB) March 30, 2013 Software developers eReflect, the creators of Ultimate Spelling, announce that words from the English language are gaining...

2013-03-25 23:03:23

Ultimate Vocabulary software developer eReflect recently saluted the campaigns undertaken by local organizations in Brazil to provide English lessons to professionals in all walks of life, including prostitutes, as part of the country´s preparations for the FIFA world cup in 2014. New York City, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 Brazil will be hosting the 2014 FIFA World Cup and apart from the nationwide preparations taking place, at a local level many English language teaching initiatives...

2013-02-23 23:02:22

Spelling Bee competitions seem to no longer be popular in the state of Wisconsin as only a handful of parents expressed interest in their kids participating in future spelling competitions in one local school district. Software company eReflect spoke out today about this trend, and encouraged schools to use new technology to boost interest in spelling. New York City, NY (PRWEB) February 23, 2013 Being an ardent proponent of spelling improvement, Ultimate Spelling representatives announced...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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