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My school life.

Was Jessica Victoria Nutt (nee Beattie) of Irish descent? You’ve got a Wikipedia article that says that the surname Beattie is of Irish origin.  Of course, Benny Lewis is of Irish origin and he is one of the world’s most … Continue reading

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Hey all you fellow Russian-speakers out there!

Hey Russian speakers, have you ever had a problem with Oxford English dictionary and its bloated English upper-crust vocabulary not used by the average American, only to have your Russian phrase be contradicted by some movie by Hollywood that uses … Continue reading

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