October 5, 2013

Weekly Finds: October 5, 2013

A Man With Magnifying Glass by digitalart
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Every week, we’ll be sharing a list of posts, stories, news, or opinions that we've run across the Internet during the past week or two. We won't be discussing them in detail here, but we do encourage you to check them out as they could contain valuable ideas and insights for your IELTS exam.

If you're ready, here we go...


Good Versus Well

Learn whether it is grammatically acceptable to answer "how are you?" with "I'm good."


Will social media shorthand ruin the English language?

The English language may be imperiled…


Find Vs Find Out

Do you know the difference between the two expressions?


Whether … or not?

When you use “whether,” do you need “or not”?


Possessive Nouns and Pronouns

Check out the cool practice sheet and review your knowledge of pronouns.


Which words matter the most when we talk?

What are the most persuasive words in english? Recent research points to "Free", "Because", "You", "Instantly" and "New".


How to Use Temptation to Strengthen Your Willpower

Tip: Your ability to change takes practice.