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Knowing motivational vocabulary is great for encouraging your officemates and keeping morale up in the workplace. Your coworkers will be sure to appreciate your positive attitude around the office. Below you will find a vocabulary list of popular English-language idioms that refer to working hard and being successful at your job.
Reading online content is a great way for any start-up junkie or aspiring entrepreneur to keep up-to-date on business news, tips, and trends. Below you will discover 10 must-read digital platforms for anyone looking to start a company!
So... what are you planing for this holiday season? Why not to make a gingerbread house. This is fun project to do with your family, plus, it is so yummy! This is not an assumption, this is reality. We've made one at America House and had lots of fun.
Check out some of the popular traditions you might come across with American New Year’s Eve celebrations!
The winter holiday season is the perfect time of year to gather with family and friends, drink hot cocoa, and sit by the fire while watching a classic Christmas movie.
As the song goes, “I'm dreaming of a white Christmas, and those soft gingerbread cookies”. Well, ok, not exactly, but nevertheless gingerbread cookies are such an epitome of Christmas treats and festive mood. This week we’ve been experimenting with various recipes in attempt to find the perfect one to make sure the ingredients needed are available in Ukrainian stores.
Nick Irvin: Christmas at my house is one of the best times of the year. It’s a time for family gatherings, gift-giving festivities, bright decorations, and delicious food. The Christmas season brings with it numerous traditions that have stayed within my family for decades (since before I was born, in fact). So, without further ado, here are some of my favorite family Christmas traditions –– and how we celebrate them.
Listening to podcasts is a wonderful way to learn more about your areas of interest while on the go! In this article, you will discover podcasts with English language learning content and topics on American culture.
While the discussion of giving up on a hard project or quitting one’s job may sometimes be difficult, the language for talking about these issues is useful to know. In this list, you will discover both formal and informal terms, as well as clarifications on technical differences between similar expressions.
Online journalism courses ensure that budding journalists can gain the necessary skills to compete with the best in the writing business. Here are some free online course recommendations to help get your career on track.
Have you heard about the recent technology movement that has been sweeping across the globe? This movement is known as the Civic Tech movement (or Civic Technology movement)! “Civic Tech” refers to any kind of technology that improves the relationship between a government and its people.
Can you imagine an American Thanksgiving table without the pumpkin pie?There are thousands of recipe variations out there just waiting to be tried. But let’s begin with a simple one just to start the ball rolling.
Featuring some of the most incredible landscapes in the United States, Southern Utah is the ideal road trip destination for the adventurous traveler. Spring and fall are ideal times of year to visit the five majestic national parks that reside within this majestic state’s borders.
It’s 3:00 AM. Seven alarms have gone off. It’s pitch-black outside. And stores have lines stretching around the block. Welcome to Black Friday!
Have you ever wanted to learn more about the subtle art of photography, or how to analyze photographs in their historical context? Whether you’re a seasoned camera veteran or a beginner, photography skills may never be out of fashion in today’s hyper-vigilant world.
In honor of all women in business, we have put together a list of ten inspirational women entrepreneurs. These influential women from around that world have worked to established companies in many industries including beauty, media, and technology!
Global Entrepreneur Week is here, and what better way to channel your inner entrepreneurial spirit than by reading good books? In no particular order, here are the best books on entrepreneurship that money can buy, and that can make you money.
With its vast and varied landscapes, America has a widespread number of incredible vacation spots for all kinds of travelers, from those looking for quiet getaways, to those in pursuit of their next great adventures. Below you can check out our top three destinations to visit in the United States this autumn!
Do you have an itch to broaden your marketing skills to meet career demands? Here are some great (and free) online courses to help you get started.
Knowing words, phrases, and idioms that English-speakers use in casual conversations at work is incredibly useful! Being able to participate in watercooler chat at your job is a great way to bond with and to get to know your coworkers.
When people are asked about the most exciting places to visit in the United States, they often think of California, Florida, or New York. While these states are indeed wonderful to visit, another state is often left under the radar – Arizona.
Poetry can often be daunting for readers in any language, especially a foreign one—if you find poetry to be scary or intimidating, you’re not alone! However, reading or listening to poems can be a wonderful way to examine language through a cultural and literary standpoint.
There’s no denying the fact that Americans love their bacon. The BLT sandwich is a combination of bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, and mayo placed between two pieces of toasted bread. It has become one of the quickest and tastiest sandwiches to prepare across the United States and the World!
No one can succeed without a network, and no one can succeed alone. So how does one strengthen the network they already have? Or build a network that will help them succeed in their career and life?
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The session will focus on U.S. colleges of art and design. Topics covered will include art and design education in the United States, student success after graduation, and professional opportunities available to international students, such as CPT and
Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.
Мандрівники, що подолали близько 11 тис. кілометрів 16 країнами Європи із соціально метою розкажуть про всі нюанси підготовки, подорожі та пригоди, які можуть спіткати велосипедиста. А також продемонструють фото та відео-матеріали із подорожі.
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It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.