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know your stuff Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

ambivalent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

In this respect, the role of advertising is <i>ambivalent</i>.<p>You may be <i>ambivalent</i>, trapped in indecision, and feeling left out or shut off, but …

ominous Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

The play opens with the <i>ominous</i> ringing of an off-stage telephone.<p>From<p>Wikipedia<p>At this point, the narrator breaks into the narrative to apostrophise …

portly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

In the early cartoons he was moderately stout, but in the later ones he became increasingly <i>portly</i>.<p>From<p>Wikipedia<p>He loves food, which is the reason for …

pinstripe Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

The primary logo consists of a white baseball diamond with navy blue pinstripes.<p>From<p>Wikipedia<p>Subdued vertical pinstripes were made to show through …

discerning Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “discerning” in the English Dictionary<p>(Definition of “discerning” from the <b>Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary</b> © Cambridge University …

yarn Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

The cloth, we may say, is fabricated out of the yarns.<p>Therefore, the female employers in the <i>yarn</i>-spinning workshop were selected as the study …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

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Virago anniversary: female writers pick favourite books

For the past 40 years one publisher dedicated itself solely to women’s writing – and in the process has garnered legions of fans. To mark Virago’s milestone birthday 10 female authors chose their much-loved books from its catalogue.<p><b>Hilary Mantel on Angel by Elizabeth Taylor (1957)</b><p>At the end of …

Books

Dan Brown, diets and Swedish fiction: what we've read so far in 2013

The nation's reading in the first half of the year has been dominated by Dan Brown and diet books, with a peppering of literary and break-out …

Top 10 Most Expensive And Luxurious Hotels in Paris

Paris is a very beautiful city, with amazing architecture and history and with lots of wonderful attractions. As a visitor, you want your experience …