Substitute ‘damn' every time you're inclined to write ‘very;' your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be. ~Mark Twain 'Very' is the most useless word in the English...
The thing about reading is this: it takes a long time. There are innumerable books in the world, and many more good ones than can be read by any mortal in a lifetime. It's hard to choose -- especia...
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As diverse as Sweden is, there are a few societal norms that are distinctly Swedish - some quite basic, others more subtle. Understanding a handful of them will hopefully prepare you culturally before you relocate. When you're invited home to a Swede...
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The ancient city of Heracleion is discovered and the findings could change the history books. And it was discovered while looking for something else.
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Celebrity Types: The site that identifies the Myers-Briggs personality types of famous people and illustrates them with quotes characteristic of their type.
There's nothing quite like a book that has you gripped from the very first line. As the first thing the reader reads, it's been said that the opening line sells a book whislt the closing line sells the author's next one. With this in mind, we've raid...
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Experience the history of World War II Britain in a whole new way. Launching for Remembrance Day 2011, we're bringing history to the web in a new way.