We are in a national crisis of childcare costs. Without affordable childcare, many parents cannot work, or have their working hours severely constricted. Childcare is often prohibitively expensive, and quality is uneven, depending on the caregiver. Why – and why should we care as a nation?
The Hobbit is filled with memorable quotes, and many of them are instantly recognizable. Tolkien also wrote a number of songs and some poetry in the book. Here are some of the best and most well known, placed in context.
Sexting is a controversial topic. Many people and some lawmakers consider it solely a teenager activity. It is far more widespread than that, but much of the controversy about how sexting should be regulated involves teens.
Many words in English sound very similar or have spellings that are close but with very different meanings. Here we give you the meaning of the words and use them in a memorable sentence to help you distinguish them in the future. From economic to militate, its and it’s, learn them and use them.
Words in English can sound very similar and have spellings that are very similar but mean something different. Here are the meanings for the words. They are used together in a sentence to help you distinguish them in the future. From naval to their-there-they’re, learn the difference.
Many words in English sound very similar or have spellings that are very close but have different meanings. Here are the meanings of the words. They are used in a memorable sentence to help you learn them. Start with accept and go to discreet, covering affect and council on the way.
For those of us who learn a language not our own, we often find that the scripts or even the ordinary letters of the Latin alphabet are formed differently than the ones we use. Here you can find several different methods for typing diacritical marks, or accents with your keyboard or by pasting them.
Cinco de Mayo is thought by many to be the Mexican day of Independence. However, Mexico actually celebrates Independence on September 16. This year is the 199th anniversary of its Independence in the calendar of Mexico. Learn some history and the words relating to war, peace, revolution and heroes,
Conscious body language, particularly mimicry and posture, complements sign language. Watch a video and observe how signed situations become clear and meaningful through the use of body language elements.