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Backhanded phrases courteous communicators avoid

Have you ever received feedback or comments from colleagues that begin with the phrase “with all due respect”?The phrase is typically used by someone …

Public Relations

What do bad writers and toddlers have in common?

Children are a wonderful, precious, exasperating gift.<p>If you’ve spent any amount of time around little ones—especially of the toddler variety— you …

Parenting

So You Want To Be A Writer? Don’t Try.

Charles Bukowski on ‘trying’ to create art<p>After decades of failure, Charles Bukowski — an alcoholic, womanizer and man who <i>Time</i> magazine described as …

Syrian army command says it has regained most of eastern Ghouta

AMMAN (Reuters) - The Syrian army command said on Saturday it had regained most of the towns and villages in eastern Ghouta and was pressing its military operations in the last rebel bastion of Douma.<p>A man walks with his bicycle at a damaged site in the besieged town of Douma, Eastern Ghouta, in …

Russian Military

Want to read world literature? Try the 13 books on the Man Booker International Prize longlist

The shortlist will be announced on April 12, 2018.<p>The Man Booker International Prize currently recognises the best in translated fiction in English …

The books you never read in high school, but should now

As kids, we don’t always read the books we’re assigned, especially in high school. Maybe you skipped over “Wuthering Heights,” “Of Mice and Men” or …

How To Protect Your Child Online, According To A Cybersecurity Expert

"My heart aches every time I get a call from a parent desperately asking if I can remove the nudes of their kid from the internet."<p>The internet continues to create new challenges for parents, 1 in 3 of whom reported being concerned about their children’s digital habits, according to the Pew …

5 Ways to Make Your Editor Think You are Awesome

<i>By Lisa Lepki</i>As the Editor of ProWritingAid’s blog, I am constantly reading submissions from writers, and few things irk me more than common …

50 Words You Think Are Synonyms but Aren’t

Just because the thesaurus lists two words as synonyms doesn’t mean that you can simply slot one in for the other. Learn the most common …

Teaching Topic Sentences Using Models

Crafting Good Topic Sentences that Focus the Reader<p>Topic sentences can be likened to miniature thesis statements for individual paragraphs. The topic …

Master Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Premiere Pro in one $29 bundle

The Adobe Creative Cloud is a collection of ridiculously powerful design and digital artistry tools. However, its features and programs are so massive that it’s easy to get overwhelmed by its sheer volume.<p>To get the most out of Adobe, the Adobe CC Essentials Training Bundle (available now for 97 …

How to improve your English with MUSIC and MOVIES!

You learn the most English if you’re having fun doing it. So today, I’m going to teach you how to improve your English by watching movies and by …

What the English Say versus What the English Mean

Problems can ensue when someone from England is attempting to communicate with a non-native-English speaker, like an American, for example.<p>I've been …