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AFTER SCHOOL SPECIAL

Posted: April 16th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: | No Comments »

1. A television program airing in the hours immediately after most kids arrive home from school. These programs mostly attempt to teach youngsters about the dangers of premature sex and illegal drug use. These programs also tend to make kids and adults feel guilty about sexual feelings and perpetuate erectile disfuntion and other sexual problems which ultimatelly manifest into lower self-esteem and other psychological disorders.

2.  The act of using a mind altering substance immediatly after a long day at work or school.


Real thing! :)

Posted: April 14th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: | No Comments »

Arachibutyrophobia is the phobia related to the fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth.


Иванов Иван Иванович

Posted: April 14th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: | No Comments »

Placeholder names

“John Doe”, Jane Doe, Baby Doe names  used as  placeholder names in a legal action, case or discussion for a party, whose true identity is unknown or must be withheld for legal reasons. These names are also used to refer to a corpse or hospital patient whose identity is unknown. John Q. Public, Joe Public or John Smith

Additional persons may be called James Doe, Judy Doe, etc.

The phrase “Tom, Dick and Harry” is a placeholder for multiple unspecified people; “Tom, Dick or Harry” plays the same role for one unspecified person. The phrase most commonly occurs as “every Tom, Dick and Harry”, meaning everyone. Иванов, Петров, Сидоров, каждый встречный и поперечный— in Russian

John Q. Public is a generic name in the United States to denote a hypothetical member of society deemed a “common man.” He is presumed to represent the randomly selected “man on the street.” Similar terms include John Q. Citizen and John Q. Taxpayer, or Jane Q. Public, Jane Q. Citizen, and Jane Q. Taxpayer for a woman.

John Smith is a name often regarded as the archetype of a common personal name in most English-speaking countries, a generic name sometimes representing “everyman” or “the average person.”

The names Alice and Bob are commonly used placeholder names for archetypal characters in fields such as cryptography and physics. The names are used for convenience, since explanations such as “Person A wants to send a message to person B“.


All Business

Posted: February 26th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: | No Comments »

Для работающих мам и начинающих свой собственный бизнес!

Видеосоветы и идеи ведения успешного бизнеса и уверенного  карьерного роста!


Fundamental Freedoms

Posted: January 12th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

Rights of Individuals: Civil and Political –  в таблице по статьям и странам.


“Знаки дороги”

Posted: January 7th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

Тайланд, о. Пхукет.


Чрезвычайно любопытно!

Posted: November 23rd, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

Наши иностранные коллеги изучают русский язык и докапываются до правильного употребления слов и выражений.

Ну прям как мы…:)))) http://forum.wordreference.com/forumdisplay.php?f=93


Счисление vs Исчисление

Posted: November 22nd, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

http://lukped.narod.ru/internet/binary/theor.htm

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Saying Numbers

Posted: November 19th, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

OH, ZERO, LOVE, NOUGHT, NIL – are ways of saying 0 in English:                                                     source: Ian Mackenzie “Financial English”

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Units of measurement

Posted: November 17th, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: | No Comments »

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