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I wrote this for my students to open their minds to the power they have been granted: to use words. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it. Enjoy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 17, 2018

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Comments: 3

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A poem about the essence of one of the most fascinating things that exists. Read More

Tags: language, poetry

Language is the common tool for communication, we use it to express out feeling and emotions, our needs and desires , to impose our thoughts and articulate it , it has been described as the mirror of mind. The study of language gives us a unique insight… Read More

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Comments: 5

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2017. Some fantasy romance poetry, inspired by a bit of everything - anatomy, realistic imagery, nature, etc. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 02, 2018

Looking back to our younger self, thought for thanking our past life Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 29, 2018

Reads: 97

Comments: 1

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I don't understand this one myself. ooops. Read More

Tags: language, french

Poem / Other

January 23, 2018

Reads: 112

Comments: 9

Shelves: 2

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How do you find the right words? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 26, 2017

Reads: 81

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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I made a speech in English (my second language) and used a trick whereby I could recite a 15-minute speech without looking at a manuscript. The trick is disclosed. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 18, 2017

Reads: 118

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Sometimes it seems we might as well be talking in totally different languages. Read More
A Maori legend used to teach African kids. Read More
I wrote this, in 2017. It's part of my 8th poem set, Chosen Fate. Read More
Silence is beautiful. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 28, 2017

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

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Invented language poem, not perfect but I like it. Read More

Reads: 147

Comments: 1

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Any form of criticism is appreciated! Read More
Language as a source of knowledge Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 08, 2017

Reads: 182

Comments: 2

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A short poem in homage to our interconnected universe, our bodies and our spirits. Life is our own brief dance. Enjoy the music. Read More
The Accommodation Theory of Second Language Acquisition, Interview with a student from Mexico. It is mission critical that teachers of students in today’s classrooms understand and embrace every student in their classroom. Active parents are key contributors to the success of students. Knowledge is power and the more information and… Read More
Thriller/Suspense/Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novel. Copyright © 2017 by Alex Sharpe (About): Everything was fine... Just another fine day at the park - a day with the family, and our dog... But then it began. All of the sudden they were here, without a name, without warning. They roamed the Earth devastating anything… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 28, 2016

Reads: 135

Comments: 1

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Tags: language

Nigeria is a multilingual nation. It is estimated that there are over five hundred different ethnic groups within the Nigerian boarders, and each group has its own system of language. Language is said to be a uniquely powerful communication system that is stimulus and medium independent, abstract, arbitrary and productive.… Read More

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Comments: 3

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This goes back to Brandon's mother, Clarita and tells of how she escaped her father's clutches and why she fled from her castle, family name, wealth and power. WARNING: Graphic content and language. Read More
Sometimes it gets unbearable when you've got something new and there is no one around you can share your excitement with. The hero of this story was learning for too long. And now he is going to fight for his right to share what he has learned... Read More

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Comments: 7

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American author Washington Irving once said "There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love." Tears are a universal language... A… Read More
about teaching English without its cultural values Read More

Tags: language, culture

Book / Thrillers

September 22, 2015

Reads: 4250

Comments: 2

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Kyler de Luca is the daughter of one of the biggest mobsters in America, so she's used to controlling and possessive men. When she moves to London, where her title means nothing, and Arran Killam sets his eyes on her, it's all down hill from there. He's the right hand… Read More
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