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'The Chaos' (by Gerard Nolst Trenite) illustrates abnormalities of English pronounciation.
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12 Letters That Didn't Make the Alphabet
Gernreich is an alternative alphabet for English invented by Michael Carnright when he was 14. The letters are like building blocks which are connected together to make words, which in turn can be connected together to make sentences. Micheael usu...
Learning the Irish language (Gaeilge)
[Note: If you'd like something interesting to read in Irish (translated by natives from the Gaeltacht) check out the full version of the
20 awesomely untranslatable words from around the world
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Clearing up the Top 10 Myths About Translation
The professions with the widest vocabulary, such as doctors and lawyers, use about 23,000 words. Interpreters and translators who work for these specialized professions often use this kind of advanced technical vocabulary in two languages.
Learn Japanese - Basics
A list of Basic Japanese words and phrases translated into English.
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Replace the played-out words in your vocabulary with these sophisticated alternatives.