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Words with Silent H

Words with Silent H

Words with Silent H –  Because they were adopted from different foreign languages with varied forms of pronunciation ...
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Beside – Besides – B-Side

Beside – Besides – B-Side

Beside – Besides – B-Side : These three terms can sometimes be confusing due to their similar pronunciations. Unless we pay attention to ...
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Eating and drinking is not allowed

Eating and drinking is not allowed

‘Eating and drinking is not allowed’ – This expression can regularly be seen or heard by anyone riding Bangkok’s various forms of public transportation ...
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Theirs

Theirs

Theirs – ‘Theirs’: This third person plural possessive pronoun, used for their + noun, is often used incorrectly. ‘Theirs’ shares a similar grammatical function ...
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Mother Earth

Mother Earth

Mother Earth (also Mother Nature) – This universal personification refers to the planet Earth as a goddess protecting the nature. Of all gods and goddesses, she is considered one of the most ancient, ...
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Terms on Cooking

Terms on Cooking

Cooking today is popular as both a career and a serious hobby. English-language cooking books and online features are a common source of new recipes ...
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a.m. & p.m.

a.m. & p.m.

Both a.m. and p.m., two Latin abbreviations for time indication, are known to be confusing. The former, shortened from ‘ante meridiem,’ starts from midnight to before midday. Meanwhile, the latter, ‘post meridiem,’ starts from midday to before midnight ...
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Same Veggies in Different Names

Same Veggies in Different Names

Same Veggies in Different Names – Thai people in different regions refer to some vegetables with different names, according to their local dialects. Some of the names of vegetables in Thai are ...
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Trade war

Trade war

‘Trade war’ has become a term used frequently in the media. A ‘trade war’ results from an economic struggle between two super-power nations. Several trade measures can be employed during a trade war. Let’s explore more about this term, as well as others ...
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Family Tree

Family Tree

Due to the current popularity of a TV suspense drama, the term ‘family tree’ has come to the attention of the Thai public. A family tree is a chart representing the relationships among relatives across several generations ...
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