English is a global language. It is used as a first, second and foreign language by close to one billion people around the world. Its global reach has made it one of the most successful means of international communication in history. Global English has also created a rich tapestry of literatures in English and...
For 52 years Mockingbirds have survived periodic upsurges of degenerative trends and remained epitomes of threatened innocence. Spanning cultures, countries, people and languages people believe that “it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird”. That belief however is not shared by promoters of a pub in our locality who have given the name of ‘Mockingbird Lounge’...
I saw online a few days ago, that in a survey of 740 people carried out by social networking site CitySocialising, it was suggested that 18% of people planned to leave the country altogether in time for the ceremony! I’m just curious – is that because 18% of them don’t want to watch the Royal...
“This is a new blog, and I’m new to blogging”. How many times has that been written in the blogosphere? Just because it’s true doesn’t make it front page news. It doesn’t excuse me from writing a bad or a boring blog just because it’s my first time either. Hopefully, you won’t find it boring...
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