The Mandarin Chinese word for "business" is "sheng yi." This daily Mandarin lesson has audio files for your pronunciation and listening practice.
The most common Mandarin Chinese words, arranged by Pinyin spelling, part two - E D F.
Rain refers to precipitation (falling water); reign, a period of sovereign power. Rein refers to restraint or the means by which power is exercised.
The Berber people are a group of indigenous tribes of North Africa, mostly in Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and Libya. The Berber people speak a number of dialects, most of which are mutually intelligible to one another. The Berbers predated the Arab invaders in the seventh century. Since then, many Ber
Conjugating French verbs in a workbook or letter is one thing, but remembering individual verb conjugations when you're speaking is another matter entirely. Here are some tips to help you get better at conjugating French verbs.
Even diehard language lovers may be surprised by some of these weird, witty, and wonderful linguistic terms.
In English, in indefinite article is the determiner "a" or "an," which marks an unspecified count noun.
How to use the Spanish preposition "en," which doesn't always mean "in" or "on."
The Aztec calender is composed of two different systems of day counting. The combination of the two systems creates the 52-year cycle of the Aztec calendar. The tonalpohualli, or day calendar, is composed of 260 days. This is similar to other Mesoamerican calendars, like the Mayans, Olmecs and Zapot
It's time to find out how well you can apply the guidelines for using punctuation marks correctly and effectively.
In classical rhetoric, the middle style is speech or writing that falls between the extremes of the plain style and the grand style.
Here are the answers to the multiple-choice reading quiz on the essay "Why I Want a Wife" by Judy Brady.
The version of William Hazlitt that emerges from his essays--witty, passionate, plain speaking--continues to attract devoted readers. As Robert Louis Stevenson observed in his essay "Walking Tours," Hazlitt's "On Going a Journey" is "so good that there should be a tax l