BLARNEY STONE: The Kissing of Which Confers the Gift of Eloquence

It is said that kissing the Blarney Stone confers on a person the gift of eloquence and persuasiveness. The iconic stone is set in a wall of Blarney Castle, and was constructed in 1446 by Dermot McCarthy, king of Munster, on the site of a demolished 13th century castle.

Various legends […]

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Love and Dating: Is It Okay For Me To Kiss And Smooch In My Relationship?

Kissing And Smooching

Kissing is the act of expressing desire and passion for another. Kisses can be strong and passionate, very heated, backed by strong sexual desire.

Smooching  to kiss, hold, and touch someone in a sexual way, to cuddle. Smooching is a lot more than kissing, it involves slow kisses […]

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Brain Teaser: What is the Value of the Square?

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Literary Term {ALLUSION}

Allusion

Allusion is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance. It does not describe in detail the person or thing to which it refers. An allusion is a literary device used to reference another object outside of the work of literature. The object […]

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Computer Studies – ICT as a Transformational Tool

Computer Science JSS2

Week 4

Topic: ICT AS A TRANSFORMATIONAL TOOL

INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

ICT – ICTs stand for Information and Communication Technologies and are defined, for the purposes, as a “diverse set of technological tools and resources used to communicate, and to create, disseminate, store, and manage information.” These technologies […]

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The Quick and Super-Easy Way to Convert Temperatures Between ºF and ºC

In this age of modern communication, you may hear a weather forecaster on an international news channel give temperature predictions in the Fahrenheit scale, which sends your mind in a loop because you aren’t used to it. Perhaps, you want a quick and easy way to convert between the temperature scales for your […]

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Classwork Series and Exercises {English Language – JSS3}: Writing An Argument and Figures Of Speech

English Language JSS3 Second Term

Week 4

Contents:

Skill Focus: Writing an Argument

Literature: Figures of Speech

Skill Focus: Writing an Argument

Argument

An argument in everyday English is a quarrel. But a written ‘ argument’  is a piece of writing that sets out what you think […]

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Classwork Series and Exercises {Civic Education – JSS1}: Traffic Regulations

Civic Education, Jss 1, Week 8

Topic – Traffic Regulations

Contents:

Meaning of Traffic Regulations
Traffic rules
Causes of road accident
Consequences of disobeying traffic rules
Agencies to consult when accident occurs

Meaning of Traffic Regulations

Traffic regulations are rules that are made to control the movement of vehicles and human beings on the […]

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Solar System Tour (PLANET EARTH)

Earth, also called the world and, less frequently, Gaia is the third planet from the Sun, the densest planet in the Solar System, the largest of the Solar System’s four terrestrial planets, and the only astronomical object known to accommodate life.

Fast Facts about Earth

1. One day on Earth takes 24 […]

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Grammar Clinic: Punctuation Marks and Punctuation Rules

PUNCTUATION MARKS

Punctuation is the system of signs or symbols given to a reader to show how a sentence is constructed and how it should be read.

Punctuation is used to create sense, clarity and stress in sentences. You use punctuation marks to structure and organise your writing.

We use a variety […]

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