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Japan on BBC news!?

I'm in the UK, and I saw the videos of the devastating earthquakes and tsunami on 11th March mostly on BBC news web sites. The video...
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Jun 20, 2011 17:02
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How can I be a party star?

I attended several buffet parties in the UK, US, and Canada. I knew I was meant to mingle with other attendees. But generally my attempts...
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Jun 20, 2011 05:25
OneDayOneNoodle

A question for American/Candian people; How do you find the short sound 'o' (or 'ɒ')?

I've found that in north American English, there is no short vowel 'ɒ' in IPA symbol. For example, the word "got" i...
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Jun 18, 2011 21:43 pronunciation
OneDayOneNoodle

Awkwardness about English

Many Japanese peoples claim that speaking in English to native speakers of English is a lot easier than speaking English in front of othe...
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Jun 18, 2011 20:58 pronunciation
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Dalai Lama couldn't get a Dalai Lama joke. --- Me either.

So the Dalai Lama walks into a pizza shop, and says, 'can you make me one with everything?' http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlIrI...
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Jun 16, 2011 08:56
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Tall Poppy.

I met an Australian guy, and he told me about an Australian saying, 'tall poppy'. He explained me that poppies are tall flowers. ...
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Jun 10, 2011 12:24