Monthly Archives: March 2012

Non-Native English and Careless Editing

Cooking with Poo wins oddest book title prize. And that is what happens when a non-native English user is careless with editing. The irony is she gets rewarded for it! ‘If 30-minute meals with Jamie or domestic goddessdom with Nigella … Continue reading

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What Really is ‘Open Access’

Beware academics. Open access is not freely accessible content. We can read, watch, and listen to open access content but we are usually not allowed to reproduce, sell, or modify it. That is not open access. http://www.cogsci.nl/blog/miscellaneous/192-the-difference-between-freely-accessible-content-and-open-access How Do You … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Plato on-line:
Bloggers are writers (at least those who deserve the title). And real writers and freelancers are artists or craftsmen depending on which they prefer. Image via Wikipedia When news broke out that Massachusetts bloggers who…

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Websites That Enrich Your Vocabulary

Visuwords Dictionary.com Thesaurus.com Definr Merriam-Webstar Online MetaGlossary Thsrs Wordsmith BBC Learning English ESL Quizzes Ninjawords About.com’s Quizzes Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus AskOxford Urban Dictionary Alpha Dictionary http://www.dumblittleman.com/2008/08/16-websites-to-super-charge-your.html

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