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Stressed is Desserts spelled backwards

Stressed spelled backwards is desserts

Did you know that the word STRESSED is DESSERTS spelled backwards? What does this mean? You don’t want to be stressed, do you? Well, to avoid this you have to reverse being stressed. And what happens when you reverse it? You come up with desserts. So, desserts are the solution to being stressed! In order […]

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The distance does not matter – Quote

The distance doesn’t matter; it is only the first step that is difficult. Marquise de Deffand, 1697 – 1780 Vocabulary To matter – (verb) to have significance or importance Thoughts on the Quote Distance is referring to a journey towards a particular goal. The quote is suggesting that the initial step is often more challenging […]

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Quote about Experience by Oscar Wilde

Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes Oscar Wilde What is experience? The process of gaining knowledge or skill over time by seeing or doing instead of by studying. Study is theoretical, Experience is practical. What are mistakes? An action that is not done correctly or words that are wrong. An error. Have […]

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Falling into water Quote

The Quote… You don’t drown by falling in the water. You drown by staying there. Anonymous Vocabulary Drown = to die in a liquid (usually water) because you cannot breathe. It normally happens when water (or other liquid) enters the lungs. Grammar By + Gerund = to describe how to do things = to say […]

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Never made a mistake Einstein Quote

The Quote Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. – Albert Einstein VOCABULARY Mistake (noun) = an error What does it mean? Einstein is saying that if you have never made a mistake before then you haven’t done anything new. He is saying that doing things wrong and making mistakes […]

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Einstein quote about Education

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. – Albert Einstein VOCABULARY To remain (verb) = to stay behind To forget (verb) = to not remember Remember that there are two ways of writing the past tense and past participle of the verb To Learn: Learnt (UK) and Learned […]

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What is beautiful is good

The Quote What is beautiful is good, and who is good will soon also be beautiful. – Sappho (died 610 B.C.) Greek lyric poet Thoughts on the Quote There’s a common proverb similar to this one, Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, meaning that each person determines for himself whether what he sees […]

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The art of being kind Quote

The Quote So many gods, so many creeds, So many paths that wind and wind While just the art of being kind Is all the sad world needs. Ella Wheeler Cox, 1850 – 1919 American writer and poet   VOCABULARY Creed – a set of principles or opinions, especially with regard to philosophies of life. […]