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“Wam!” “gtr, b4n!”

Do you understand the title of this post? Don’t worry if you don’t. You are not alone. Not many people understand all the intricacies of “textspeak”. Textspeak /ˈtɛkstspiːk/ is a style of writing which some people use in text messages…. Continue reading →

Live Commentary for Tuesday 28 March 2017

This is the Live Commentary for Tuesday March the 28th, 2017. Today is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 278 days left till the end of the year. Today’s Live Commentary includes: today in… Continue reading →

Live Commentary for Thursday 23 March 2017

This is the Live Commentary for Thursday March the 23rd, 2017. Today is the 82nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 283 days left till the end of the year. Today in history: On this day… Continue reading →

Live Commentary for Friday 10 March 2017

This is the Live Commentary for Friday March the 10th, 2017. Today is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 296 days left till the end of the year. On this day in 1922, Mahatma… Continue reading →

Taking selfies with your (long) dead relatives

An app is being developed in South Korea that can create avatars of your dead relatives. It then lets you speak to the avatars and take selfies with them. Yet another step towards replacing the real with the fake, if… Continue reading →

How do you pronounce “eleven”?

How do you pronounce “eleven”? You know how difficult it is to write in English without making any mistakes. It’s also hard to pronounce words in the right way. Just have a look on this short video and please…

Live Commentary for Friday 10 February 2017

This is the Live Commentary for Friday February the 10th, 2017. Today is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 324 days left till the end of the year. February the tenth… Do you know… Continue reading →

Phubbing!!!

There is this word that I found very interesting, I have heard it a few times on TV. We all know about it, although we had no idea there was a word for it. 🙂 Phub and thus Phubbing is… Continue reading →

What the future of sport will be like

This summer, when I was watching the olympic games I thought that some sports weren’t really about human performance, and some others were more a matter of skill than physical effort, a game of precision rather a sport. For those… Continue reading →

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