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How can one correctly utilise certain nouns in the place of verbs?

There are subtle differences between the acts of ‘verbing’ or ‘verbifying’, and also the words 'just' and 'only'

Published on 15th March 2019
Home baker

Here's why Hyderabad-based homebaker Sampada Nadagouda takes the cake when it comes to quality and freshness 

On the menu of 'Yours Cakely' are cakes, cupcakes and brownies, all of which are eggless! Sampada has rented a one bedroom flat near Neredmet where she and her mother Mamata whip up tasty treats

Published on 6th March 2019
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Hooked onto grammar yet? Here are explanations to phrases like 'meet up', 'bump into' and more

To bump into someone means to meet someone by chance. When we meet someone unexpectedly, we say that we bump into the person

Published on 2nd March 2019
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This government school teacher in Koravi invested money from his pocket to provide electricity and water to his students

We track the journey of Mohan Kumar, a teacher who brought electricity and water to the Government Higher Primary School in Koravi and paid for it out of his own pocket 

Published on 28th February 2019
words

Confusing word pairs: Certain English words may have similar meaning but not the exact same meaning

What is the difference in meaning between these two words? ‘Weather’ is what happens for a short term and ‘climate’ is over the longer term

Published on 11th February 2019
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All about myths: Grammar nazis may not like the term 'poetic license' but it is not wrong to use it

Double negatives are two negative words used in the same sentence with the purpose of turning thought into positive

Published on 28th January 2019
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Debunking grammar myths: You can split infinitives and it's not grammatically wrong

Traditional grammarians (prescriptivists) say that infinitives should not be split, but to split them is very common in writing of all kinds

Published on 21st January 2019
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Get booked: KidEngage is doing all it can to help children discover the infinite joys of reading again

They have also conducted more than 75 summer camps and have page views upwards of 1.5 million 

Published on 19th January 2019
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Rituparna Sarkar's Insta project-turned-illustrated book 'Wonder Words' will definitely make you feel 'ambedo'

From Rituparna Sarkar's 100-day Insta project to an illustrated book called Wonder Words — it's been an interesting journey of wordplay. We find out more

Published on 31st December 2018
Teach For Change

How this Bengaluru-based NGO is getting kids in India's Government schools to speak English

Teach For Change has been working to bring an education reform in government schools in Bengaluru and other cities

Published on 31st December 2018
How to learn English fluency

Complexity vs simplicity: English should not be taught like any other subject but as a life skill

When we write we should not use run-on sentences as readability is affected. If we find long sentences we should break them into shorter units in order to enhance readability

Published on 3rd October 2018
Tips to improve english grammar and fluency

How can one improve their fluency in grammar? Here are four tips to speak good English

Develop your confidence: Confidence is the key to success while taking steps to master English

Published on 26th September 2018
PhD thesis

Here are a few softwares that will make writing a PhD thesis easier 

While Grammarly can help you deliver error-free documents, Mendeley can help you manage the references for your thesis

Published on 24th April 2018
Essay Book

This children's essay book says a 'modern girl' is 'self-centred and only cares for fashion'

An essay book intended for  ICSE, ISC, CBSE school students portrays the modern girl to be someone who is selfish and thinks only about herself

Published on 23rd August 2018
words

How one word in English can have different meanings based on the context in which it is being used

A synonym is a word having nearly the same meaning as another word or a phrase

Published on 13th August 2018

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