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09/07/2015
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The history of afternoon tea in England

Afternoon tea, that most quintessential of English customs is, perhaps surprisingly, a relatively new tradition.  Whilst the custom of drinking tea dates back to the third […]
29/06/2015
SLUG:   PH/FOURTH-3  DATE:  07/04/09 CREDIT:  Linda Davidson / staff/ The Washington Post   LOCATION:  Washington, DC  CAPTION:  Annual Independence Day (Fourth of July) Parade down Constitution Avenue. PICTURED:   Steve Myott as Uncle Sam on stilts during the parade.  StaffPhoto imported to Merlin on  Sat Jul  4 15:07:13 2009

Why is the 4th of July so important to Americans?

American patriotism refers to patriotism involving cultural attachment of Americans to the United States as their homeland. American patriotism has been identified by some as distinct […]
23/06/2015
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Cultural differences in business – are you aware of them?

A key to being successful in business internationally is to understand the role of culture in international business. Whatever sector you are operating in, cultural differences […]
10/06/2015
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Let’s celebrate love

Love one another by Khalil Gibran You were born together, and together you shall be forever more. You shall be together when the white wings of […]
20/05/2015
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How to cultivate the habit of reading

1. Know where to start. If you’re not already an avid reader, you might feel a little overwhelmed at the choice of books available. In that […]
14/05/2015
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What is the TOEFL Test?

Since its introduction in late 2005, the TOEFL Internet-based Test (iBT) format has progressively replaced the computer-based tests (CBT) and paper-based tests (PBT), although paper-based testing […]