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Homonyms defined

Lets talk about homonyms. What are homonyms?   Homonyms  are words that look alike or have the same pronunciation. Consider the list of homonyms below. Ate –  eight Bale – baile None – nun Pane – pain Plane – plain Prays – preys Ring –

Thought Provoking Quotes on leadership

Here is what distinguishes a leader from a follower. Leaders are innovative while followers are implimentative. As a leader, you have to stay on the edge by continously striving to be innovative.   Find the right people not the best people. One voice can change

Powerful Leadership Quotes

You are a leader, you possess the qualities that makes you to be followed. You posses the power to influence and impact. Ever thought of this? Well it’s time to think over it. Read these leadership quotes and remember! Think over them.   If your

New English words

Here are some new words added to the English Dictionary   Aucklander, Noun. A person who is a native or comes from Auckland, New Zealand. Petercrush is an Aucklander. Baff, noun. A slipper, especially one which is old and won out. Usually in plural The

Persistence quotes

Press on, stay glued to the dreams and remember Never give up! Read these persistence quotes.   Thankfully, persistence is a great substitute for talent. Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrived in. Do not give up. It’s amazing how

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New words in English

Here are some new words in the English language   Barista noun.  A person whose job involves preparing and serving different types of coffee. Please tell the barrister to bring coffee for my friends. Automagically Adjective Please call the bar In a way that seems

Affect and Effect, difference clarified

Most often a lot of people get confused with the words affect and affact. These 2 wods can be quite intriguing as they have similar spellings. We have simplified the difference between these 2 words here. Let us look at their meaning.   Affect (noun)

5 Persistence Quotes that will push you to the next level

Persistence pays off because a persistence man never loses nor give up until he wins. Read these few persistence quotes.   Energy and persistence conquer all things. Love challenges, be intrigued by mistakes, enjoy effort and keep on learning. You may encounter many defeats, but

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Good Character for better life

When we give out goodness, more good things come back to us. When we make way for good character we simply pave the way for amazing things to happen. It is important for us to to stay good because that is the only way we

Alter and Altar, what is the difference?

A lot of people get confused with the words alter and altar. Some English users go as far as using them interchangeably. However, the 2 words are different in spelling and meaning. Here is the differnce.   Altar (noun) Refers to a table in church