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Alexander Machtakovanswered 3 days ago
Translation of the day (en-ru)
In the past, was the Earth believed to be flat? Yes, it was believed to be flat. What shape is it now known to be? It’s now known to be round.
В прошлом полагали что земля плоская? Да, её считали плоской. Какой формы её считают сейчас? Известно, что она круглая.


Word of the day (en-ru)
If you describe something or someone as ubiquitous, you mean that they seem to be everywhere. [FORMAL]


She is one of the wealthiest, most ubiquitous media personalities around.

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(Больше интересных английских слов в толковом словаре Collins Cobuild на Lingvo Live)

Brandon Crossadded a note 3 hours ago
Note of the day (en-en)
We all know English is chock-full of homophones - words that have the same pronunciation but different meanings, origins, or spelling - which is why this teacher decided to use humor to remind her students to pay closer attention when writing essays. Check this out! Deer students, Win you are righting something four my class, bee shore that you are using the write homophones. Eye cannot tale you enough how unintelligent you look win you use the wrong word. There are KNOW excuses four using the wrong words cause you have the education too no better. Your smart enough to no the differences but you rash threw you’re work and mess up. You’re concerned teacher lady, Ms. Jenkins Can you think of any other languages that have a lot of homophones? One famous one comes to mind which still gives me problems at times when I’m not careful. Let’s see if you can guess which one))
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