1. Understand the mechanism of a different culture: A tactical and psychological advantage
Learning a language is also to understand the way it operates: the mentality of the country ..
The first bus journey through Prek Thmey village and touring the school, meeting the students for the first time, then later the busy exam periods, Christmas party, internships and school t ..
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Marion Williams recently received the prestigious Ben Warren Prize for “Outstanding contribution to teacher education over the last two years” for her book Exploring Psych ..
A quick glance at a world map might suffice as explanation: the two countries are separated by the vast Atlantic ocean. The once same language stream was divided by this ocean and has remai ..
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How has this language, which was originally spoken by a single nation, become the most commonly used in international relations and transactions? If English is now the dominant language, it ..
Back when I was in year 11, I was placed in a neighbouring high school’s P.E Department, where I first experienced school life from a teacher’s perspective, apprehensively stepping foot in ..
English has changed enormously over the centuries due to migration, more than any other language, and we estimate that as much as 29% of all English words derive directly from French. These ..
William Shakespeare was born on a date just prior to April 26 th 1564; the date of his baptism. No one really knows his actual birth date. His father was a glover as well as an alderman of St ..
1. Queen Elizabeth is currently the oldest crowned head of state in the world, but not the longest reigning - yet. She has ruled since 1952, for 63 years, however the Thai King Rama IX ..