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Commonly Confused Words: Board and Bored

Posted: November 27, 2018 at 4:50 pm   /   Uncategorized

Definitions The noun board refers to a piece of sawed lumber, a flat piece of material (such as a chalkboard), or a table spread with a meal. Board can also mean a group of persons having managerial or advisory responsibilities (such as a board of directors). As a verb, board (up) means to cover with boards or to enter. Bored is the past tense of the verb bore, which […]

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Homophones (Commonly Confused Words): Council vs. Counsel

Posted: November 27, 2018 at 4:20 pm   /   Grammar

How to distinguish between these two homophones Council and counsel are homophones, and both words relate to the concept of advice and guidance. However, they do not have identical definitions. Here’s how to master the differences between these two words. How to Use Council Council is a noun that refers to a group of people who have been chosen to […]

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Make Your Sentences More Descriptive

Posted: November 1, 2018 at 4:34 pm   /   Grammar, IELTS

The purpose of writing is to communicate information. This is true for writing of all types, for fiction and nonfiction, for creatilve and technical, for business and legal. A work of fiction communicates information by telling a story, while an email to an employee communicates information in a much more direct way. In either case, […]

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Capability vs. Ability – What’s the Difference?

Posted: October 21, 2018 at 12:04 pm   /   Word Difference

When to Use Ability What does ability mean? Ability is a noun. It refers to possession of the means or skill to do something. Someone with superior athletic abilities is very good at sports or other physical games. A writer of great ability is considered to be an excellent writer. In both cases, ability is used to refer to the qualitative nature of […]

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Mistakes to Avoid in Your Writing

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 11:31 am   /   IELTS

There are literally hundreds of different rules for grammar, style, and usage, and no one can possibly keep track of them all.

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Enhance Your Writing

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 9:23 am   /   IELTS

Write More Confidently and Effectively We all want to make our writing as neat and professional as possible. The English language, however, doesn’t make this easy on us. English has hundreds of homophones that confuse writers both novice and professional alike. While these words plague even the most advanced writers, anyone can learn how to […]

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LEARN ENGLISH

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 9:00 am   /   IELTS

LEARN ENGLISH IN THESE POWERFUL WAYS Learn Naturally and Playfully Like a Child Never Study Grammar Rules Learn With Your Ears, Not Your Eyes Learn Spoken Grammar With Fun Stories Learn Actively By Answering Simple Questions Emotional Lessons That are Memorable HOW YOU LEARN FASTER AND AVOID EMBARRASSING MISTAKES: The incredible way you Learn Grammar […]

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Personal Goals

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 4:37 pm   /   Uncategorized

Every day take one minute to look at your goals. You should have your personal and professional goals written down somewhere accessible, either in a journal or online. You can even stick them to your computer on Post-it notes. The key is to check them daily for 60 seconds. When you look at your goals […]

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The Importance of Mindset

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 4:19 pm   /   Uncategorized

Does your mindset help or hinder you? Successful and happy people tend to have what Carol Dweck at Stanford calls a Growth Mindset. They are lifelong learners who learn their most valuable lessons from experience, self-awareness and experimentation. Some people are born with this mindset, but all of us can develop it with this simple […]

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Gratitude

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 3:59 pm   /   Uncategorized

Your goals will give you direction, but it’s essential to enjoy the journey too. Every day we urge you to take one minute to focus on being grateful. Write down three things you are grateful for. It could be to do with your family, your friends, your work or your hobbies. It can be something […]

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Study in Singapore

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 3:06 pm   /   Study Abroad

Capital          :      Singapore Population   :        5,719,165 Area               :       648 sq km Language      :Chinese, English, Malay,  Tamil,  Mandarin Religion :   Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, Roman Catholic Continent      : Asia Singapore is the […]

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Study In New Zealand

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 3:05 pm   /   Study Abroad

New Zealand is known as one of the most preferred study destination, chosen by the Indian students. But before planning about study in New Zealand, every student needs to get the information about the environment, culture and the locality of this country to get familiarized with it. So, firstly lets read out the most common information […]

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Study in Canada

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 3:03 pm   /   Study Abroad

According to a report, the Indian students ranked on the second position on the basis of the number of students that migrate every year to study in Canada for getting the high quality education. According to a recent report released on 7th November, 2014, approximately 13,758 Indian Students were got their Canadian Student visas. Apart from it […]

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Study In Australia

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 3:01 pm   /   Study Abroad

Australia is an incredible, beautiful country with endless opportunities. It is a natural wonderland of sublime glamour, incredible ancient rock formations, breathtaking beaches, crystal blue waters and pristine rainforests.

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ENGLISH ADVERBS

Posted: October 13, 2018 at 10:32 am   /   Grammar

OVERVIEW | DEGREE | DURATION | FREQUENCY | MANNER | PLACE | PROBABILITY | TIME | ADVERBIAL| COMPARATIVE | SUPERLATIVE Adverbs can tell you where, when, how, why and to what extent something happens. There are several different classes of adverb (see above). They are often formed from adjectives or nouns by adding the suffix -ly. For example: Quick becomes quickly, sudden becomes suddenly, intelligent becomes intelligently. To form an adverb […]

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