But there’s value in continuing to persevere in learning that skill.”A recent study released by the English Spelling Society suggests that internet chat rooms and social networking sites have helped to normalize misspelling and encourages a “general attitude” that correcting mistakes or following conventional spelling rules is no longer necessary, the Guardian reports.Should students be permitted to use spellcheckers during writing tests? Do you think proper spelling matters as much these days? What misspelled words drive you crazy? Let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
As these children grew up and became increasingly aware, they faced the confusion of being born to people from one culture and raised by people in another. Usually a minority in their adoptive families communities, they often had to deal with bullying and discrimination. They faced a much greater challenge than most in trying to find their place in the world..
March is the season of mulberry when its slender branches hold tiny fruits which turn pink and then red while ripening, then dark purple or black, and have a sweet flavour when fully ripe. In fact, Mulberry is among the rarest of those fruits which fruits twice a year. Once in the summer months February to April and then during the monsoon months late July September.
Walmart prices fell close to 4% from February through April, led by cheaper Cheerios, Heinz Ketchup and Old Spice body wash, according to a recent Raymond James survey. Cheerios fell by more than 40%. Walmart prices for nationally branded food were actually lower than both Dollar General and Family Dollar is the pricing leader, and it is forcing rivals to match its downward moves, according to Wolfe Research analyst Scott Mushkin.
She had long been a fan of horror films such as Alien and Poltergeist, stuff her dad let her watch while growing up in Orlando. By elementary school, she’d taken to wearing black and hanging out with the “nerds.” She wore black lipstick as a teen. She liked the Dark Tower series by Stephen King..