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July 18, 2014
Comments Off on The skinhead of spelling, the slag of speech
We have the full version of the famous 'pronunciation poem' that sends chills up the spine of native speakers and dismay to the non-natives.
May 3, 2011
Comments Off on Come again, who’s dead?
Get it first, but get it right first. — Journalists’ maxim © Learn English or Starve, 2011.
August 16, 2010
HONG KONG proclaims itself as “Asia’s World City.” If the communication abilities of seasoned professionals in this 1,000-square-kilometre territory is anything to go by, you have to ask if we could be trusted with anything more complex. To wit: Here (below) is a hoarding at a construction site somewhere in Wanchai district on Hong Kong […]