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43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Like it or not, words, spelling, and punctuation can leave a lasting impression on others. But even the most educated people often unknowingly make these common flubs.<p>When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words, …

Language

“天价”大红袍是什么茶?看完这篇就懂了

岩茶,这个“石头里蹦出来的茶”,这两年忽然变得很潮,喝茶的不喝茶的,都知道它。每次听人提起来,总觉得好神秘、好复杂,有种高不可攀的感觉……<p>大红袍你肯定听过吧?<b>大红袍,就是最高级的岩茶呀!</b><p>什么,神乎其神的大红袍,听了那么多年,竟然不是红茶?<p>还有还有,“肉桂”、“水仙”又是什么鬼?听说他们都是岩茶?<p>哪些是岩茶?猜对有奖<p>如果要我说,这个世界上恐怕没有哪种茶,比岩茶更复杂了。从产区、品种、工艺到季节,要梳理一遍,真的是个大~工~程~<p>但是,这种茶,偏偏让人爱得死去活来。<p>这个茶,不似龙井鲜落眉毛,也不像茉莉花茶花香入骨;如果要比喻,它像个历尽世事的暖男大叔,一点都不抢风头,温润饱满,香气层层展开,平心静气 …

US vice president visits former Nazi concentration camp

DACHAU, Germany (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence paid a somber visit to the site of the Dachau concentration camp on Sunday, walking along the …

Nazi Concentration Camps

‘Is this what the west is really like?’ How it felt to leave China for Britain | Xiaolu Guo

Desperate to find somewhere she could live and work as she wished, Xiaolu Guo moved from Beijing to London in 2002. But from the weather to the language and the people, nothing was as she expected<p>By the time I reached my late 20s, I was desperately looking for a way out of Beijing. From 2001 …

China

How to Annotate and Document UX Deliverables

You just won a big new piece of work. The schedule is tight and so is the budget. Luckily, the project proposal defined the deliverables and …

UX Design

Milk or Sugar in Your Low-Viscosity-Liquid Dynamic? Scientists Seek the Perfect Cup of Coffee

Academics are poring over their favorite beverage to investigate its chemical and thermal properties; ‘Sloshing is a really complicated thing’<p>Coffee lovers have squabbled for centuries over the best way to extract juice from roasted beans. Drip? Perk? Steam? Pour-over press?<p>The Italian coffee …

Coffee

Top 10 Marketing Books of 2014

Every entrepreneur should read these groundbreaking books on how to market yourself, your product, and your company.<p>My previous posts have identified the Top 10 Business Books of 2014 and the 7 Most Thought-Provoking Books of 2014. In this post, I turn to marketing, where it's been a <i>very</i> good year, …

The Week in Review: Benefits of Coffee

Coffee drinkers received some good news this week from new research pointing to the benefits of the popular beverage. A new study from scientists in Korea found drinking between one and five cups of coffee every day is good for arteries.<p>Calcium deposits in arteries, which cause blockage, were at …

The true cost of your morning coffee is ignored by Europe’s politicians

Europeans drink more than 700m cups of coffee every day. The continent accounts for nearly half of all world coffee imports – more than 3m tonnes each year.<p>But how much of the price of every cup of coffee sold is paid to coffee-producing nations? It is usually less than €0.02. That is less than 1% …

10 Things Men Don't Understand About Female Orgasms

Including the unfathomable, near-magical ability to have back-to-back orgasms.<p><b>1. Women have been blessed with the near-magical ability to have back-to-back orgasms.</b> Even at our peak, men have to go into the bathroom after an orgasm, splash some water on their penis, and give it a pep talk to get …

5 steps to planning a successful website

The clock reads 1:30am and you just want to go to bed. You’re working from home, sitting at your computer, drawing shapes, editing filters and …

UX Design

多图|手把手教你制作手工个人摄影集(裸背装)

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Beautifully Endless Looping GIFs Created by a Legally Blind Artist

Native American artist George Redhawk creates eerily beautiful gifs even though he's legally blind. With help from computer software, the designer utilizes the art of gif-making to show others how he sees the world as a man who suddenly lost his sight. “It's an artistic expression of the confusion …

Digital Art

这套24节气的插画,美得我想把农历背下来!

二十四节气是中国历法的独特创造,几千年来对推动中国农牧业发展起了重要作用。11月30日,二十四节气被成功列入联合国教科文组织人类非物质文化遗产。你真的够了解二十四节气吗?<p>/立春/<p>▲ 立春:其含义是开始进入春天,“阳和起蛰,品物皆春”,过了立春,万物复苏生机勃勃,一年四季从此开始了。<p>/雨水/<p>▲ 雨水: …

说明一下哦~<p>这些缩略语更多是出现在网络聊天时候,它们中很多在正式场合下是不太适用的。<p>感谢网友提醒,amigo、ciao、ditto等这些是单词,不是缩写语,只是在网络聊天中经常出现,一起列了出来。<p>此外,对同一个缩写可能会有不同的解读,沪江君没写全的地方欢迎大家来补充指正哦~~~~<p>(11月25日更)<p>————————————<p>对于老外聊天使用缩写英语,沪江君还是颇有感触的。<p>无论是在Facebook、Skpye等社交软件上和外国人聊天,还是和外国人发短信,你经常会看到类似“wlkm bk” “k” “aka” “ditto”这样的表达。在国内词典里查也基本是查不到的,因为它们不是“单词”。<p>如果没有专门 …

Minimalist Branding Logo Templates

A modern and minimalist logo pack for multi purpose.Davide Bassu is a young graphic designer who creates handy and unique resources with love. His …

Graphic Design

How Antibiotic-Tainted Seafood From China Ends Up on Your Table

From the air, the Pearl River Delta in southern China’s Guangdong province resembles a mass of human cells under a microscope. Hundreds of thousands …

The World Is Running Out of Fish Faster Than We Thought

New research suggests the number of fish caught for consumption is double what is being reported.<p>Between 1950 and 2010, the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) underestimated the total number of fish caught in the world's oceans by over half, according to new book <i>Global Atlas of Marine</i> …

比尔·盖茨每年都会推荐5本书,这是他今年的作业_城市_好奇心日报

你有没有这样的经历,对于一位作家听闻已久,听过广泛的好评,但是从未有一个契机推动你真正去阅读那位作家的一部作品。<p>对于比尔·盖茨来说,大卫·福斯特·华莱士就是这样的情况。他甚至有一本华莱士的《无尽的玩笑》,只是放了很久都没有读。但是今年,在他读过的众多好书之中,他推荐了华莱士的这本关于网球的散文集《弦 …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>