'Great Wall' stands in the way of China's economic ascent
Institutional inadequacies could prevent China from achieving its full economic potential despite its breath-taking growth in the past decade.
How to teach foreign languages using computers
POOLS-M has prepared videos showing five communicative language learning methods: The videos have subtitles in English, German, Italian, Lithuanian, Romanian, Spanish, and Turkish
The five methods are:Computer assisted language learning in a contextTask based learningSimulationsPhyEmoCeTandem learning. The videos are all listed on this page and viewers need to watch each of them to see the program in action. Don't overlook these videos if you have the technology and are teaching ESL stude
Acclaimed Scottish Writer Keith Gray Talks About Creative Writing | Getting Ideas & Inspiration
This video gives you some suggestions by acclaimed Scottish writer Keith Gray of how to get new ideas for your creative writing. It's best to seek inspiration before you begin the writing process - according to this writer. Looking around at the common things in your life - may be a good starting place. (Running Time is 8:13)
Back to business after the blizzard
Summary of business headlines: clean up from northeast storm continues; consumer confidence falls; home prices drop more than forecast; Barnes and Noble still faces Nook lawsuit.
NY luxury apartment comeback
The luxury real estate market shows signs of improvement in New York as the national market continues to struggle. Prices for New York apartments over $2.5 million are nearly back to the high-flying 2008 levels.
Genetic diversity for grain nutrients contents in a core collection of finger millet (Eleusine corac
Title: Genetic diversity for grain nutrients contents in a core collection of finger millet (Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn.) germplasm Authors: Upadhyaya, H.D.; Ramesh, S.; Sharma, S. (Shivali Sharma); Singh, S.K.; Varshney, S.K.; Sarma, N.D.R.K.; Ravishankar, C.R.; Narasimhudu, Y.; Reddy, V.G.; Sahrawat, K.L.; Dhanalakshmi, T.N.; Mgonja, M.A.; Parzies, H.K.; Gowda, C.L.L.; Singh, S. (Sube Singh) Abstract: Finger millet is a promising source of micronutrients and protein contents besides energy
The New Deal and Prohibition Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Ice World-Polar Bears 001 - 006 Vestibulum Januae Linguarum 1717 How to Blend Oil Pastels Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Amazon Tree Frogs Survival Phrases #54 - CSP 4 - What do you think about your Japanese fans How to Use Quotations in Essays Eight Parts of Speech Powerpoint How to Make Points in Essays 5 new lines for Beijing's subway Estonia to adopt euro Cambridge and First Time Volunteering
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This video shows a mother bear and her cubs coming out of hibernation. The mother must find food before her milk runs out. She is in the process of teaching her cubs survival skills. It also touches on how as the Earth warms there is less ice for polar bears to stand on to hunt for seals (Running Time 3:01)
This 1717 edition of Comenius' Vestibulum has been augmented by other authors - as a text it sits comfortably half way between the Orbis Pictus and the Janua Linguarum. It is much longer than Comenius' original Vestibulum. To use this text effectively as a revision tool, you should have studied the Orbis Sensualium Pictus, and learned the vocabulary contained there. There is a whole series of Latin educational texts from this time period that make use of Comenius as a foundation, providing the
How to Blend Oil Pastels. Part of the series: Getting Started With Pastel Art. Learn how to blend oil pastels in this pastel art video. (01:55)
This video shows the glider tree frog of the Amazon and its mating rituals. Great illustrations and commentary but not appropriate for younger audiences (running time: 3:01). Excellent photography.
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! If it weren’t for your fans, you wouldn’t be famous in the first place, right? So when you wanna show a little love to your fans, try out some of these gems for maximum impact! You’ll probably even pick up a few more by showing you try harder [...]
How to Use Quotations in Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to include quotations in the introduction of an essay in this one-minute (and 7 seconds) video on writing essays.
Well done with lots of content and examples. You can even click on videos that add depth to lesson and accompanying text.
How to Make Points in Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to make points in the body of an essay in this one-minute video on writing essays.
Five new subway lines open in Beijing, with more planned as the capital struggles to balance transportation gridlock and residents' desire for cars.
Estonia will become the 17th member of the eurozone when it adopts the common currency on January 1, but some in the Baltic state are critical of the timing.
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Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Ice World-Polar Bears
001 - 006 Vestibulum Januae Linguarum 1717
How to Blend Oil Pastels
Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Amazon Tree Frogs
Survival Phrases #54 - CSP 4 - What do you think about your Japanese fans
How to Use Quotations in Essays
Eight Parts of Speech Powerpoint
How to Make Points in Essays
5 new lines for Beijing's subway
Estonia to adopt euro
Cambridge and First Time Volunteering