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Websters Dictionary

Book Report - NoahWebster Noah Webster was written by Elaine Cunningham. This book has 147 page and 12 chapters. This biography talks about the events in Noah’s life in Hartford, Conneticut where Noah and his family live. Even though little Noah lived in an old farm house he still got an education. I think the author of this book wrote the book to show children a example that they should not only read, but read to succeed. Noah Webster was a curious five years old who did not know...

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Collins or Longman Dictionary - a Difficult Choice

The choice of a dictionary – Collins or Longman? Nowadays many learners of English face a problem – which dictionary to choose as their main aid in learning the language. There is a variety of dictionaries from different publishers available at the market now, but we can focus here on two – Collins and Longman which are quite good reference books for everybody. Although they are both equally preferred by English learners, they posses a number of features which leave the buyer with not an easy...

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Important of Dictionary

How to use a dictionary effectively Reasons for using a dictionary A dictionary is a very important tool for anyone who is learning a new language. With a good dictionary you can do the following: look up the meaning of an English word you see or hear find the English translation of a word in your language check the spelling of a word check the plural of a noun or past tense of a verb find out other grammatical information about a word find the synonym or antonym...

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Discipline and Management- Different Yet Related

Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary. (2013). Retrieved from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/behavior?show=0&t=1368417645 Charles, C.(2011). Building Classroom Discipline (10th). Boston, Pearson Education. Discipline - http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/discipline Management - http://www...

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Personal Philosophy of Nursing

today. Chitty defines philosophy as "philosophy is the study of principles underlying conduct, thought, and the nature of the universe" (p. 31), and Merriam-Webster more clearly defines states "pursuit of wisdom, the search for a general understanding of values and reality by chiefly speculative rather the observational needs" (online dictionary). That's me. I strongly belief in modern medicine and the advancements in technology, therefore it is crucial for me to keep up on current trends, translate...

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Detrimental Traditional Media and Social Media

(http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/detrimental) Detrimental is used as the main point of the argument. The researchers believe that the selected media bring more “detrimental” effects to the youth of today. 2. Habit (s) – Habit is a settled tendency or usual manner of behavior or a behavior pattern acquired by frequent repetition or physiologic exposure that shows itself in regularity or increased facility of performance (http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/habit) Habits, in the research...

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sarcasm, ridicule, or the like, in exposing, denouncing, or deriding vice, folly, etc. 2. a literary composition, in verse or prose, in which human ... Satire - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster ... www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/satire Merriam‑Webster Full Definition of SATIRE. 1 : a literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn. 2 : trenchant wit, irony, or sarcasm used to expose and discredit vice or folly. Satire...

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Functions of Management: Define the four functions of management and explains how each relates to your organization.

the desired goal; management is the process by which to achieve a goal. There are four basic elements in managing, each playing an intricate function in how the process develops, and if the process will succeed or fail. Planning Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary defines planning as the act or process of making or carrying out plans and the establishment of goals, policies, and procedures for a social or economic unit (n.d.). Planning establishes a course of action, is the start point, and therefore...

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the Google translation. If you had to write it down you would have to use the dictionary and it would take you several hours. Instead of that you would use the Google translation that would save you a lot of time. The special thing about Google translation is that you could write any sentence or paragraph in English and then you would get the translation from another language. Also you would have to use books and dictionary to find each word and write it in a paragraph or sentence that would take you...

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Porn Legality

Illegal In the old days there was pin ups and now in the 21st century we have pornography. Pornography can be defined as “material that depicts erotic behavior and is intended to cause sexual excitement” (as in pictures or writing). (Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, 2012) Erotic material has changed exponentially pinups girls used to be fully clothed and now being naked on a magazine cover is the norm. Pornography is believed to have been “born” in Rome around 1524. (Lawner, 1989) Throughout history...

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