Posts By Manisha

Oxford Thematic Atlases

Mapping our world

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*+-Publishing a book, any book, is a fairly complex business. There’s the commissioning, writing, editing, illustrating, layout, design, proofreading, translating, printing, and so on.  And making maps, cartography, is definitely a complex business. It combines…

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Môre! Hoe gaan dit?

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*+-When you’re learning a language, you may feel reluctant to try out the new vocabulary and grammar by speaking. Perhaps you’re afraid of pronouncing a word wrongly and feeling silly. Children learning languages at school…

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How to make your own posters

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*+-Given the importance of visual aids in the classroom, many teachers create their own posters. In order for these to be effective teaching tools, adhere to the following tried and tested design principles. Convey one…

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Emoji added to Oxford English Dictionary

Emoji

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*+-For its Word Of The Year (WOTY) for 2015, the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) chose emoji. Say what? Isn’t that more than just a little ironic? That the revered OED – guardian, recorder and elucidator…

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