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The Language Lesson

By Ecrivan  (booksie.com)

A story involving the use of English as a second language and how one may build up resentment when having to become fluent in another language.

Short Story | Updated Oct 12, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: English,Language,Teaching

The Translator

By Kimberly Adams  (booksie.com)

Juanita is tired of being her mother's translator. She is in high school and has better things to do with her time, such as acting in the school's musical. But when she finds out her mother is pregnant, that is the lost straw. She eventually ends up going to church and finds something more to life.

Short Story | Updated Sep 30, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Musical,High,School,Translator,Spanish,Language,Foreign,Teenager,Teen,Wicked,Mother,Family,Teacher

onceupon

Like A Leaf

By Onceupon  (booksie.com)

what do you think about life i think of a leaf today tell me if u like this :)))

Short Story | Updated Sep 26, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Meaning,Of,Spirit,Task,Live,Leaf,Short,Story,Fable,Language,Heart,Express,Theory,Forest,Happiness,Happy,True,Warm,God

A Brief Meeting With Dr. Genady Shlomper- Hindi Instructor In Israel!

By Munna  (booksie.com)

In company of an academician!Met Dr. Genady Shlomper who happens to be a Hindi Instructor at Tel Aviv University in Israel!

Article | Updated Sep 15, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Allahabad,Hindi,Instructor,In,Foreign,Land,India,Israel,Language,Teaching

chris_green

No Language

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

I came home from the studio one Wednesday and, lying on my carpet along with a timeshare in Azerbaijan promotion and a catalogue for the Big Red DIY Superstore, a flyer caught my eye. It commanded attention by its difference. It seemed to be written in a foreign language. Or no language at all.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mystery,Literary,Fiction,Language

Metta Is The Best (Metta Ist Die Beste) Researched By Myoma Myint Kywe

By Myoma Myint Kywe  (booksie.com)

Buddha was born 623 BC in Nepal. Buddha had attained Full Enlightenment under the BODHI TREE at Buddha Gaya (also known as BODH GAYA) in 588 BC. Buddha Gaya is a religious site and place of pilgrimage associated with the MAHA-BODHI Temple Complex in Gaya district, Bihar, in India. Buddha wurde...

Article | Updated Jul 30, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Myoma,Myint,Kywe,Articles,2014,Karate,Buddhism,Buddha,Bc,623, Metta,About,Metta,Is,The,Best,(metta,Ist,Die

sara_battaglia

Horatio Soliloquy

By Sara Battaglia  (booksie.com)

For anyone who has read or is familiar with Shakespeare's Hamlet, this is a soliloquy I thought up for the character of Horatio. The poor man is torn and worried about his friend. (I decided to give writing in Shakespearean a shot).

Poetry | Updated Jul 20, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hamlet,Shakespeare,Soliloquy,Poetry,Shakespearean,English,Language,Horatio,Concern,Worry,Ghosts,Death,Omen

daisy_ink

Korean Practice # 9

By Daisy Ink  (booksie.com)

This is just some Korean that I'm practicing.

Short Story | Updated Jul 8, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Korean,Language,Study,Write,Writing,Practice,English,Translation,Fun,Information

A Foreign Language And A Piece Of Raw Fish

By Vimal Kumar  (booksie.com)

This is just a short memoir, capturing my frustrations and eventual adaptation to the local culture of the Marshall Islands, where I was called to serve as an LDS Missionary

Miscellaneous | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Memoir,Hard,Things,Missionary,Lds,Vimal,Fish,Foreign,Language,Marshall,Islands

Four Stages Of Nations

By Fadger  (booksie.com)

This is my first entry and my first chapter and my only one for this selection. I intend on writing many more pages, and submitting it for a writing contest, so I put the entry on here for honest criticism. I based it on a few small drawings I once saw online, so a few of the ideas, I admit, are...

Short Story | Updated Jun 23, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Light,Naron,Discord,Norfolk,Nebraska,Soul,Mates,Human,Satire,Opening,Not,Actual,Story,Deaf,Gay,Asl,Sign,Language,Angst

thefarbeyond

The Bloody Truth

By Thefarbeyond  (booksie.com)

Alvara. What would you do if you woke up one morning, expecting it to be a normal cool California morning, then walk downstairs to find your parents, nine year old little brother, and most of your neighborhood dead, well I did. Let me know what you think ;-).

Novel | Updated Jun 19, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Romance,Violence,Language,Fantasy.

natelinjean

Life Of A Mayfly

By Natelinjean  (booksie.com)

Somewhere we lost our innocence. How could we have known that our advancement would be too much? We are our own undoing. We are not children anymore.We fade before our time. There is one however; the one without the fade. You will grow through hate and love, and something beautiful may just...

Novel | Updated Jun 18, 2014 | Reads: 41 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Life,Of,A,Mayfly,Natelin,Jean,Children,Evil,Good,Apocalypse,Hate,Love,Pepper,David,Bible,Old,Young,Death

daisy_ink

Korean Practice # 8

By Daisy Ink  (booksie.com)

This is just a few practice Korean sentences I wrote, to practice the grammar rules.

Short Story | Updated May 27, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Korean,Language,Study,Write,Writing,Practice,English,Translation,Fun,Information

Sales Mean Success!

By Dr Raj Kumar Sharma  (booksie.com)

If you really want to make your career in Sales then you got to know very well, how to be successful else this is not your career. Unlike other jobs Sales is not a 9 to 5 job. This is 24/7 job. You live each moment to strive for success and excellence. Why that is only some people are so...

Article | Updated May 20, 2014 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sales,Success,Passion,Body,Language,Motivation,Guts,To,Say,No,Decipline,Creative,Thought,Process,Think,Out,Of,Box,Persistence,Common

daisy_ink

Korean Practice # 7

By Daisy Ink  (booksie.com)

This is a short story I wrote in Korean, to practice using the different tenses (past tense, present tense, and future tense).

Short Story | Updated May 19, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Korean,Language,Practice,Learning,Education,Study,English,Translation,Fun

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