english grammar

Grammar, secret of Shakespeare’s appeal

February 1st, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Shakespeare's mastery of English is more evident in his grammar than in his words, which ensured his pre-eminence and set him apart from others, says a ... Read more...

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Facebook, Twitter blamed for pupils’ low grades, poor concentration

November 19th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): A study has revealed that British teachers believe social networking sites are the reason behind pupils' poor grades.According to a report, children who spend much of their ... Read more...

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Palin makes another grammatical error by misusing the word ‘cackle’ in a tweet

August 20th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 20 (ANI): Looks like Sarah Palin is taking English grammar to another level altogether-after likening herself to Shakespeare by coining the word 'refudiate', she has now made another ... Read more...

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24X7 news television is murdering the English language (Comment)

July 25th, 2009 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By S. Nihal Singh The English language has stood India in good stead before and after the success of the independence movement. Mahatma Gandhi wrote "My Experiments with Truth", which remains a classic. ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s mum ‘turns his teen bedroom into shrine’

July 7th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): Michael Jackson's mother has reportedly turned his teenage bedroom into a memorial.Katherine was reportedly suggested to "build a sanctuary" to help her cope with the tragic loss ... Read more...

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Indian parents relieved as grammar returns to Australian classrooms

October 18th, 2008 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 18 (IANS) Indian origin parents, for whom grammar books were part and parcel of the school curriculum back home, have welcomed the news of grammar being re-introduced in Australian classrooms ... Read more...

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Grammar guide for Oz English teachers riddled with basic errors’

June 13th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 13 (ANI): An Australian academic has slammed a grammar guide aimed at teachers - describing it as the worst published material on English grammar he has seen.University of Queensland ... Read more...

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