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Common Mistakes: Plural or Uncountable?

Most plural nouns end in -s. However, some plural nouns are irregular: My neighbour is a wonderful person. / Our neighbours are wonderful people. Other irregular plural nouns include: man/men, woman/women, child/children, foot/feet, tooth/teeth,...

British Culture: Greetings and Introductions

First impressions are a really important aspect of British culture. Introducing yourself and others in the correct way is fraught with various do’s and dont’s of etiquette. Introductions In social situations, a man is...

Labor Day

Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of the country. It is...

Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in Canada and the United States. It was originally celebrated as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year....

Remembrance’s Day

Remembrance Day (sometimes known informally as Poppy Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth of Nations member states since the end of the First World War to remember the members of their armed...

Veteran’s Day

Veterans Day is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November 11, that honors military veterans, that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces. It coincides with other holidays,...