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Published by christine magracia 54 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Ivideon is the first global cloud service for video surveillance over the Internet. It was created by a Russian development team with a combination of security and IT-technologies. Their managers and developers have worked together to create unique solutions. This has given us opportunities to incorporate high-tech security technologies and Internet services. Quick access to live video feeds and video archive, sound recording, motion detection, all the features you would expect from an expensi...
Published by Arnab Das 55 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Pimsleur.com is an online website which offers language programs in a variety of configuration designed to suit the needs of its clients. The website is offering the Pimsleur method which is the foundation of every course built. It is a scientifically proven set of principles designed to the heart of language. It is used to start speaking and understanding new languages fast and easy. Between 1963 and 1971, Pimsluer created language courses like Greek, French, Spanish, German, and TWI (Akan Lan...
Published by Alleyah A Allen 57 months ago in Linguistics | +1 votes | 0 comments
Reading Eggs is a company dedicated to providing young children education online by combining books with games and other activities. They offer one-on-one lessons that allow children to learn at their own pace. The website offers 120 big lessons; these lessons are perfect for children from ages 4 to 7 who are keen on starting to read.
Published by Richard Reed 58 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
As early as the 16th century the study of personality traits through penmanship has been cited however it wasn’t until the 20th century that this practice become commonly known as graphology. The study of graphology can be used to benefit relationships, help managers hire the right employee, and even help to possibly determine who may be criminally insane.
Published by Alden Morris 60 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Doberman Security Products, Inc. is a company that offers top-notch security products specifically made for the security needs of your home and daily life. They have a wide array of products that are suitable for your home, office and sports. A complete list of their products can be found in their official website, there are separate pages for their Home Security Products, Sports Security Products and Office Security Products.
Published by Latoya Lawrence 62 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Transparent.com offers best-practice language learning software and online courses. The software is designed for a range of consumer groups, from individuals to government agencies, businesses and schools. Products are designed to provide language as well as cultural knowledge to users. There are over 100 languages to choose from! Products are divided into user groups: Personal  Education Libraries Corporate Government  As well there are free resources on the site, such as a...
Published by Christy Birmingham 64 months ago in Linguistics | +6 votes | 0 comments
After learning the basics of Japanese language, it's very important that you converse with other Japanese native speakers or Japanese learners. If you want to know a great place to talk to other Japanese people online, you've come to the right place. Livemocha is a website with hundreds of native Japanese speakers who are willing to help you become fluent in Japanese.
Published by Jay Samson 69 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
If you're trying to learn Japanese, Hiragana is the absolute best starting position for any new language learner. With this technique, you'll be able to learn Japanese Hiragana easily and quickly. Once you learn Hiragana all other parts of Japanese language will become much easier.
Published by Jay Samson 70 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Missionaries and humanitarians working in Haiti or the Haitian diaspora who cannot yet speak Creole may want to first learn to correctly read and pronounce the language so that they can read certain texts to illiterate people they are working with. This article should help.
Published by Caitlin McHale 73 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
To truly master a foreign language, it is necessary that one utilizes both the formal education method and the informal method. The following are 12 practical steps and guidelines for those who truly want to learn a foreign language, as well as 4 helpful pieces of advice.
Published by Caitlin McHale 73 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
Review of Reading Eggs, including pricing, comparison with competitors, customer reviews and more. Reading Eggs coupon code and promo code included. Reading Eggs is an online program created to help young children learn to read. It is organized by lesson, with each lesson having about a dozen related activities. When all of the activities in a lesson are successfully mastered, the child can move onto the next lesson. Progress is charted on a gameboard-like map, with about 10 lessons showing up o...
Published by Alysia George 74 months ago in Linguistics | +3 votes | 3 comments
Techniques at teaching English in companies
Published by Martin Dansky 78 months ago in Linguistics | +3 votes | 1 comments

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Published by Jack Rodnessey 77 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
love idioms, love expressions and idioms, love phrases, idioms on love, idioms on love and realtionships
Published by Ruby 80 months ago in Linguistics | +9 votes | 2 comments
cat idioms, cat phrases, cat related idioms, animal idioms, animal phrases, cat expressions, Idioms realted to cat, list of idioms and phrases on cats, cat - idioms
Published by Ruby 80 months ago in Linguistics | +16 votes | 6 comments
Published by Ruby 230 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
what is the difference between american and british english why is american english difficult to learn
Published by John Ferry 81 months ago in Linguistics | +1 votes | 2 comments
The term “gang-talk is hemispheric localism” describes both Nortenos and Surenos who are territorialized based on their customs of race, language, class, and national identity.
Published by Lauren Axelrod 81 months ago in Linguistics | +6 votes | 2 comments
The most irritating and overused words and phrases include dude, man up, it's all good, get a life, taxpayer, a concerned citizen, get a job, it's not rocket science, with all due respect and whatever.
Published by William J. Felchner 82 months ago in Linguistics | +7 votes | 2 comments
Every time you speak you use a complicated system of sounds called a language. A language is a way of organizing the sounds to communicate information and ideas.
Published by Aileen P. N. 82 months ago in Linguistics | +5 votes | 2 comments
There are ten sentence patterns used in the English Language. This article tells what they are and what parts of speech are in them.
Published by Amanda Meseraull 82 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
Systran Promo Code / Discount Coupon Code. Systran Review. Systran sells a range of translator software on their website. The company calls itself the leading supplier for language translation software. They have software packages to cater to different needs – the Home Translator, the Office Translator, the Business Translator, and the Premium Translator. These software translators can be used to translate files on Windows office applications, it can translate web pages on Internet Explore...
Published by DeeBan 83 months ago in Linguistics | +3 votes | 2 comments
Do men and women inherently speak differently? Are apparent differences one might detect in male and female conversation related to differences in thinking, or are they reflective of socially imposed expectations? Do both men and women allow sexual stereotyping to dictate their speech patterns? These are just a few of the questions linguists ask when approaching the subject of linguistics and the sexes.
Published by James R. Coffey 83 months ago in Linguistics | +9 votes | 10 comments
Although today the term linguistics is most often associated with the various languages of the world, individual dialects, and the rules of grammar that control them, the development of this sub-field of anthropology is actually rooted in cultural studies, a discipline intended to serve a purely functional purpose, a means to an end to understand otherwise unknown cultures encountered in the far reaches of the world.
Published by James R. Coffey 83 months ago in Linguistics | +9 votes | 9 comments
Although today linguistics is associated primarily with language structure, the grammatical nuts and bolts that seem to form both proper and improper speech, the development of this sub-field of anthropology is actually rooted in cultural studies, a functional discipline intended as a means to an end to understand various hitherto unknown cultures around the world.
Published by James R. Coffey 83 months ago in Linguistics | +10 votes | 5 comments
Esperanto means one who hopes and was created in 1887 to be a language to bridge cultures.
Published by Judith Barton 83 months ago in Linguistics | +8 votes | 8 comments
Overt prestige is acquired by those speakers who have command of a standard dialect (or dialects) that is socially defined as that spoken to gain social status within the wider community; often that of the elite. Covert prestige, however, is that acquired by those speakers desiring to belong; to be considered a member of a certain community. These are major factors in deciding how we speak.
Published by James R. Coffey 84 months ago in Linguistics | +7 votes | 7 comments
The term “language variety” may be used to indicate a distinct language such as Spanish or Japanese, a particular variety of a language spoken by a particular group such as speakers of Cajon English, or even the distinctive speech of an individual--such as that of William F. Buckley, Truman Capote, or Andy Warhol.
Published by James R. Coffey 84 months ago in Linguistics | +8 votes | 6 comments
Here I have listed some of the basic Korean words and phrases used in everyday life.
Published by Hope 84 months ago in Linguistics | +5 votes | 3 comments
A list and brief description of the different types of nouns in the English Language. Handy for ESL Learners and Teachers.
Published by William Lake 84 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
Whitesmoke Promo Code / Discount Coupon Code. Whitesmoke Review. WhiteSmoke is an award winning English writing software application that helps to improve your English writing skills. The software analyzes your text or document to check for mistakes in spelling, grammar, punctuation and overall structure of your sentences. The primary features and benefits of this software are: It checks for almost every kind of error you can imagine in your writing. It comes with a built-in multilingua...
Published by Nur Radzi 84 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 2 comments
Yiddish is a Germanic language with about three million speakers worldwide, primarily Ashkenazic Jews (the Jews of Central and Eastern Europe and their descendants), in the USA, Israel, Russia, Ukraine and many other countries.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +7 votes | 5 comments
The Klingon language (tlhIngan Hol, in Klingon) is the language spoken by the warring culture known as the Klingons, who inhabit the virtual realm of the Star Trek universe.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +8 votes | 11 comments
Generally speaking, Spanglish refers to the blend of the Spanish and the English languages. Not a “pidgin” language (a simplified. middle language that develops as a means of communication between groups that don’t have a language in common), Spanglish is totally informal, with no pre-established linguistic rules of structure.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +7 votes | 7 comments
Brought to world attention by Brad Pitt’s character Mickey in the popular 2000 film, Snatch, the term “Pikey” is a pejorative, slang term used mainly in the UK to refer to Irish Travelers, gypsies, and people of low social class, groups who refer to themselves as “Pavees” and call their language Shelta.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +5 votes | 5 comments
Gullah (also called Sea Island Creole English and Geechee) is a language spoken by the African American population living on the Sea Islands and the coastal region of the U.S. states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and northeast Florida, now commonly known as the Gullah people.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +4 votes | 4 comments
Most historians agree that more than any other human achievement, the invention of writing brought the seeds of “civilization” to fruition. The taking of this unprecedented step some 5000 years ago made it possible to preserve thoughts and experiences that had previously been the sole realm of oral tradition, wisdom passed generation to generation with hopes that key elements wouldn’t be lost.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +14 votes | 4 comments
Phrasal verbs are in very common use in spoken and colloquial English. However they are idiomatic and students need to give them special attention if they wish to speak the language fluently.
Published by Marion Caragounis 85 months ago in Linguistics | +4 votes | 2 comments
The Rosetta Stone, an irregularly shaped slab of black basalt measuring 3’ 9” by 2’ 4 1/2’ was found in the town of Rosetta (or Rashid) on the left bank of the Nile, in August of 1799 by a Frenchman named Bouchard. The Stone provided the world the first clues to cracking Egyptian hieroglyphs which prior to that time had remained a mystery--with many incorrect translations in circulation.
Published by James R. Coffey 85 months ago in Linguistics | +14 votes | 6 comments
Chinese Pod Promo Code / Discount Coupon Code. Chinese Pod Review. Chinese Pod offers lessons in Mandarin Chinese on the Internet to learn and practice the Chinese language.  The lessons cover everyday topics a tourist or traveler would encounter “from buying a map to holding a business meeting.”  The lessons can be accessed on an iPhone, an MP3 player, or the website.  Using this variety of methods makes practice easy anytime you have a few minutes.  Each lesson ...
Published by Gayle Haynes 86 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
English has two ways to mark a comparative adjective: the Germanic affix "-er" and the insertion of Latinate "more" (plus).
Published by A. Cardott 86 months ago in Linguistics | +1 votes | 1 comments
Many native American words and names are pronounced differently in English than in the original languages because the words and names have come to us through the French, who use different sounds, and use letters of the alphabet differently than English does.
Published by A. Cardott 86 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
English language uses significant amount of words from other languages such as Greek, Latin and French. A small amount of words are also borrowed from Arabic.
Published by Zulqarnain Arabian 86 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 1 comments
Tell Me More Promo Code / Discount Coupon Code. Tell Me More Review. Tell Me More is a series of products designed to teach one of several languages to purchasers. Most teaching solutions are divided into eight levels. The providing company, Auralog, was founded in 1987 and has an international scope, with a physical presence in the U.S., France, Italy, Spain and China. Some of the reasons they give to choose for them are: A flexible program with a lot of learner interaction. Developed by e...
Published by BlaBla 86 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
The pronunciation of the Spanish ceceo, or "lisp," has physical phonological foundations and is not in fact the invention of a lisping king.
Published by A. Cardott 86 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 2 comments
The pronunciation of the Spanish ceceo, or "lisp," has physical phonological foundations and is not in fact the result of a lisping king.
Published by A. Cardott 230 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
This article refutes the common belief that the proliferation of mass media spells a death warrant for regional dialects in America. It provides an explanation of some basic processes and theories of language variation and change.
Published by Hillary Waterman 86 months ago in Linguistics | +6 votes | 1 comments
English words spelled with "ugh" at the end, like "trough," reflect a sound that has died out of English and tell us a lot about the old accents of the language.
Published by A. Cardott 87 months ago in Linguistics | +4 votes | 1 comments
Ever wonder about bilingualism as a monolingual? There are a wide variety of facts to be revealed.
Published by Phoebe Mathew 87 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
In many Indo-European languages, some languages will use the same word but in varying forms that result from the alternation of two or more sound articulations that are physically related to each other.
Published by A. Cardott 86 months ago in Linguistics | +0 votes | 0 comments
A Rogerian argument can help bring two sides together.
Published by Kathleen Murphy 87 months ago in Linguistics | +18 votes | 2 comments
Today, historians rely on linguistics to greater and greater degrees to understand the past. Then as today, language patterns are direct reflections of the socio-cultural climate of that time–patterns largely unique to that period. And this holds true regardless of the language, the culture, or the historic setting.
Published by James R. Coffey 88 months ago in Linguistics | +5 votes | 3 comments
Frisian is a language that's very close to English.
Published by Kathleen Murphy 89 months ago in Linguistics | +17 votes | 12 comments
hebrew slang arabic words in hebrew Israeli language
Published by Petal 90 months ago in Linguistics | +9 votes | 7 comments
An account of the word understanding throughout different eras, places, and from different men in history. An eye opening experience as to if we are truly hearing the word, understand for the first time in life while comparing it to the role of the people.
Published by Julie Frey 91 months ago in Linguistics | +3 votes | 6 comments
A look at the difference between language and communication and is it true woman talk more then men?
Published by Johnny Dod 94 months ago in Linguistics | +17 votes | 11 comments
Every day in conversations across the country, countless colloquial phrases that most of us have no idea what they mean can be heard--still we use them. This article looks at the origins of several adages, aphorisms, figures of speech, and other examples of linguistic idioms with afore unknown meaning.
Published by James R. Coffey 96 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 0 comments
What it means to be an autodidact and how it relates to being a lifelong learner.
Published by Jerry Walch 106 months ago in Linguistics | +4 votes | 2 comments
Published by desertrose 114 months ago in Linguistics | +2 votes | 1 comments