Week #010 Review, Friday fratello = brother sorella = sister padre = father madre = mother cappotto = coat giacca = jacket cintura = belt calze = nylons, panty hose gonna = skirt camicetta = blouse problema = problem dizionario = dictionary macchina = car aiuto = help cavallo = horse comprare = to buy, compro, compri, compra, compriamo, comprate, comprano imparare = to learn, imparo, impari, impara, imparia
fratello = brother
sorella = sister
padre = father
madre = mother
cappotto = coat
giacca = jacket
cintura = belt
calze = nylons, panty hose
gonna = skirt
camicetta = blouse
problema = problem
dizionario = dictionary
macchina = car
aiuto = help
cavallo = horse
comprare = to buy, compro, compri, compra, compriamo, comprate, comprano
imparare = to learn, imparo, impari, impara, imparia
Michael Morpurgo again (cross-post)
Below is a cross-post from George Simmers Research Blog, on Michael Morpurgo’s recent article for the Guardian. It raises questions around the ethics of being flexible with historical accuracy to weave a good story, and opens again the old Literature … Continue reading
Virtual Maths , Shapes Space and Measure, Theodolite survey formula
Theodolite survey, information, formula, and calculation
Plague in Madagascar kills 40 people
An outbreak of the plague kills 40 people out of 119 cases in Madagascar since late August, the World Health Organization says. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. F
Newbie Lesson #1 - Hi! How are You?
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News #88 - LEAP Over to Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus for a Deal So Good It Gets Its Very Own Da
Love it or hate it, there’s just no avoiding social media these days. Facebook! Twitter! YouTube! Whether you’ve picked your poison or decided to be them all, SpanishPod101.com has decided to make Spanish learning even easier for you by sharing our lessons and vocabulary through popular social platforms. And now, we’re expanding out to uncharted [...]
Tango dancers sashay in Argentina
Aug. 23 - With a twist and dip, the World Tango Championships glide into action in Buenos Aires. tara Cleary reports.
Man charged in U.S. for spying on Syrian protesters
Oct. 12 - U.S. prosecutors said a Syrian-born U.S. citizen has been arrested and charged in Virginia with spying on anti-Syrian protesters in the U.S. Sarah Irwin reports.
Katy Perry ProActiv Commercial - Celebrity Endorsement
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Remixing Libraries—New Teen Space Integrates Digital with Books
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OrganWise Guys Shorts: Do the Muscles Jive
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AT&T TV Commercial - Silent Treatment
This AT&T commercial is a perfect example of irony. It opens on a teenage girl sitting in her room as she calls her boyfriend to inform him she's giving him the silent treatment. He's confused as she has already called him several times. Her validation for calling is that her family has "free unlimited mobile to any mobile minutes from AT&T so I can call all I want."
Mt. Osceola Gulley Summit - time lapse 2/26/12 - Started with bushwhacking then up the gulley. A bit chilly and windy but made it up to the summit by 5 and back out (via East Osceola) by 8:30. Enough snow had been blowing and drifting to cause drifts 10-15 feet high so when you're up on top of the snow you're literally walking on the tops of the trees that are buried in the snow. The descent included about 1000+ vertical feet of butt-sliding, which was a lot of fun (and some slides very fast and a bit scary at times in
2/26/12 - Started with bushwhacking then up the gulley. A bit chilly and windy but made it up to the summit by 5 and back out (via East Osceola) by 8:30. Enough snow had been blowing and drifting to cause drifts 10-15 feet high so when you're up on top of the snow you're literally walking on the tops of the trees that are buried in the snow. The descent included about 1000+ vertical feet of butt-sliding, which was a lot of fun (and some slides very fast and a bit scary at times in
Texas Tech Celebrates Black History
Texas Tech University staff and students discuss the importance of Black History month and how the university is actively engaged in helping student succeed.
Glogster Tutorial for Students
This video gives auditory and visual step by step directions on creating an online All About Me posters on Glogster. The teacher is giving a tutorial to her students for the All About Me project. She does an excellent job of walking through each step. This is a great resource to enhance classroom instruction and to keep students motivated. (9:27)
The Value of Tobacco
Tobacco was the lifeblood of the early Southern colonies, and its profits led directly to the rapid growth of slavery in the new nation. Tobacco is a labor intensive crop which increased the need for African slaves because crop owners found that it was more convenient to have slaves do the hard labor for free rather than pay a white man. This video clip contains commentary from notable personnel. (2:33)
Zebra Spider Eating Prey
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Zebra spider eating prey. The zebra spider (Salticus scenicus) is one of the most familiar of the British jumping spiders, and is often found on sunny house walls. As the name suggests, this small and attractive spider is black with stripes of shining white hairs. Males can be distinguished from females as they have a set of huge cheliceraethat are used in battles with other males. This is a great resource to h
University of Surrey Learning Skills portal
The University of Surrey Skills Portal is a classified collection of quality materials designed to enable students to develop information literacy, research and study skills. It has been built using Openly licensed resources including several from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Euromarine part 1
By: psterk1 Satellite meeting of WP4 of the EC Project EuroMarine held at The Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany, September 27, 2011 (http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_12). Task 4.2 "Methods linking data at the point of sampling & collection" The task will further lead technological developments to consistently track samples and contextual data to link multidisciplinary data from the point of collection. Lead technological developments to track samples using onli
Dot Con 2012: Online Gaming Panel with Logan Bonner
Dot Con 2012 was an online convention celebrating nerd culture. On Sunday, February 26, 2012, gamer and game designer Logan Bonner moderated a panel about the current and future state of online gaming. [I hosted it using Google+ Hangouts On Air, but was not part of the panel (I'm the black rectangle, enjoy), which is why the video is on my channel.] This video is the full panel, and if you're a gamer this'll be relevant to your interests. For more about Dot Con: http://dotconfest.com/ Logan B