In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- But who wants to spend months learning traditional speedwriting and shorthand?
- Check with booksellers or college campus bookstores and see what they have on abbreviated note taking skills or speedwriting.
- The purpose of the notes is to show that speedwriting based on Forkner transcription is a very flexible, fun, fast way to learn speedwriting.
- A cheap kitchen timer works well for speedwriting as it will signal you when your time is up.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.