I have been giving classes on WizIQ.
Would you be interested in joining?
They are focused conversational English.
My topics are about culture and cultural diversity.
Added by Halina on May 19, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments
I cleaned up Koinobori today.
Koinobori have been displayed outside for children's day(May 5th for boys) in Japan.
Koinobori are big carp-shaped streamers on a long pole. They symbolize future success because carps are said to climb waterfalls without giving up.…Continue
In spite of many jokes about the vagaries of English Language, the fundamental truth is that CORRECT PRONUNCIATION leads to CORRECT SPELLING, and vice-versa.
Once my son (at that time he was 4 years old) was writing the names of days of the week. He mis-spelt only one word, WEDNUSDAY.
I asked him to read the word, and he pronounced NUS as in B…
Added by SKUMAR on May 18, 2013 at 2:03pm — No Comments
.Warm greetings every one from the warm country
.Luxor and Aswan are two cities in south of Egypt…Continue
The reason make me wake up early every morning go to work, spend a lot of time to improve my career skills to earn a living. Could you tell your reason?
Signed a horse farmer in a well .. The dry water ..
Began horse Balzil and lasted for hours ..
During which the farmer thinks to restore horse ..
Not thinking takes time to convince himself that the horse had become an old man
And that the cost of extraction was equal to the cost of buying a new horse ..
Club farm neighbors to help in bridging the well .. Image, two birds with one stone ..
Buried horse .. And bridging the well for free ... with the help of his…
Wise asked: What is the most amazing thing in humans?He answered:
Humans incessantly from childhood, are rushing to grow up and then wish to return the children again. Wasting their health to collect the money, then spend money to regain their health. Thinking about the future and forget the present concern, do not live the present and the future. Live as if they will never die, and die as if they never live
I have collected some fabulous images, which I want to share with you right now:))…Continue
Over a year ago my husband Oleg and my sister Oksana started recording an audio-book. That was their first experience so they had to learn a lot along the way. They decided to record the autobiographic book by Sat-Okh called…Continue
Spring (early May) on PhotoPeach
Spring (early May) on PhotoPeach…Continue
I sat on my desk this morning where my laptob is, my head was thumping trying to decide which to buy Ipad 4 or Samsung Galaxy Tab2 and thinking of my tasks for the day, then a beautiful aroma reached my nose it was really fresh and incredibly nice.
I thought for one second what is it? What could be so beautiful? Then I looked at my window which was open by the way to realize it's a flower in the garden it's called Jasminum or Jasminum Sambac (can't really tell the difference but ours…Continue
There are thousands definitions of culture. My friend had analyzed over 3000 descriptions of this term in her PhD, 34 years ago.
I can imagine that today we are able to find much more new ideas, in variety theories and resources.
I am going to base my text on the most significant authors as well as the best known concepts.
T.S. Eliot (1948) in the Notes,…Continue
Some Definitions of Culture
E.B. Taylor defined culture as "that complex whole which includes knowledge, belief, art, morals, and laws, custom and any other capabilities and habits as acquired by man as a member of society."
B. Malinowski defined it as "the handwork of man and the medium through which he achieves his ends.”
R. Redfield defined culture as "an organised body of conventional understandings manifest in art which persisting through tradition,…Continue
Added by Halina on May 3, 2013 at 5:14pm — No Comments
This dish is very popular in my hometown and the north part of Turkey so it is very traditional too. …Continue
I’m in the market to buy a car, probably an SUV type of vehicle. I haven’t owned a vehicle for three years so it will feel a little strange sitting behind a steering wheel again. I’ve done this in the past as well where I sold my car and then didn’t drive for several years. In Tallinn, Estonia, for instance, the driving got so scary that I decided,
“That’s it. There is too much drinking and driving going on. I’m sticking to the tram and taxi system.”
Of course, I did a lot of…
Today Shelley, her sisther Ema and I went to Pierre loti to have a cup of Turkish coffee , take a look Istanbul's dazzling views and Golden Horn. Rushing away from Pierre loti too hastly,for to meet the group on time.We were a bit late because of the traffic jam. Fortunately we…
It says that everything in the world is changed except the word “change”, so changes are accepted by all of us. On the other hand, the world that we live is dynamic but not static. This essay will discuss using examples based on the local experiences to demonstrate points and to support arguments.
To start with, my mother once said me that many people in my country had relatively…Continue
It is a known fact that the nature of human world is changed from time to time as a result of different socio-economic and political fluctuations. Thus, every segment in the society is under the influence of these changes. This essay will discuss two aspects based on the local experiences to demonstrate the points and to support the arguments.
To begin with, the society itself is…Continue
Added by Bimal on April 30, 2013 at 8:50am — No Comments