Quite often, people want to know where they can buy things at a wholesale price in order to resell in a retail environment. These individuals may be owners of supermarkets, general stores and other outlets. Or they may also be door-to-door marketers.
Whatever, the case may be, finding the right wholesale source is of utmost importance ...more
People are always looking for new and innovate ways to make money these days. But did you ever think about buying and selling cars for profits? People love cars. And that's a fact. From sports cars to family cars, there is a car for just about any occasion. People just want to get their hands ...more
It seems like everybody wants to start a business these days, and if you're one of them, then chances are, you're at the right place at the time. Have you ever thought about starting a car import/export business? If you did, you're reading the right page. And even if you haven't, I encourage you to ...more
People are born with different talents. Some people are multi-talented and others are so talented they don't even know it. Sadly however, many people allow their talents to lie dormant within themselves without ever taking full advantage of their own potential.
If you have ever loved clothing and fashion, and if you have ever thought about ...more
Have you been experiencing hair loss to some extent or the other?
Would you like the peace of mind and joy of having a full head of healthy hair all over again?
If you have been losing your beloved hair, it's time to take it back!
The human hair is a beautiful creation: an exquisite work of art ...more
The human face is a remarkable creation: a perfect arrangement of convenience and style blended to produce the glorious human look. The eyes, nose, eyebrows, teeth, forehead, cheeks, lips, all do an amazing job in aiding the survival and comfort of human beings, while at the same time portraying looks, style and beauty.
Cover girls and ...more
The semicolon is a punctuation device in the English Language which is used to separate two or more principal clauses in a compound sentence. We know that a compound sentence contains two subjects and two verbs. Here is an example of a compound sentence:
John is making a fire, and Mary is peeling the potatoes.
The two ...more
Ignoring people can be a powerful strategy in helping you to live a better life. In fact, it can be one of the most powerful tools that increases your productivity and keeps you smiling rather than frowning.
Have you ever tried correcting someone and they spilled even more of their stupidity?
I mentioned in my article Focus ...more
English language pronunciation differs slightly from one geographic region to the other. However, most words are pronounced the same across all English territories.
There are also different "accents" in different regions. For example, there is the "American Accent", the "British Accent", the "Canadian Accent" and the "Caribbean Accent".
Even though the accents of various regions differ, the ...more
English spelling is neither simple nor straightforward. We write "come" but "hum". Sometimes, we can get confused as to whether we need a single or a double consonant, because no fixed rule seems to govern them. Then there's the problem of silent letters and words borrowed from foreign language. Yes, English spelling demands that you ...more
How long should your sentences be? Testing shows that compositions with an average sentence length of 14 words are easiest to read and understand. Sentences range from 1 word to as long as 50+ words. To find the average sentence length of one of your paragraphs, stories or passages, divide the total number of words ...more
Note: Direct speech is also called “quoted speech” and indirect speech is also called “reported speech”.
Sometimes in writing, the need arises to convey the spoken words of the characters in our story. We have two options when doing this. We can use “direct speech” or we can use “indirect speech” when conveying the words of ...more
Being an English teacher, I often come across talent. Some of my students are great short story writers. For this reason, I'll be featuring some the best short stories by my students of English on this site.
I hope these stories excite, teach and inspire you, and most importantly, help you to improve your short story ...more
What is the Short Story?
The short story is a work of English Literature. It is also a work of art in the sense that it contains a defined pattern and is intricately and beautifully woven by the "artist".
Kinds of Short Stories
Short stories vary significantly in length, style, genre and narrative techniques. A short story may ...more
If you have a deeply felt desire to stay home with your children… and guide them daily in enriching, fulfilling activities;
If you’re unsure about what to do, and who you can turn to for straight talk about working from home;
If you’d like to create a business that you can start in the ...more
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Gold - one of humans' most precious commodity because of its very nature: strength beauty and durability, has been treasured, dug for, stored up, bought and sold for centuries.
The amount of gold owned by a particular country has been a major contributing factor in determining the strength of its currency.
When someone runs ...more
This page was first published on the 9th of November, 2016 and last updated on the 8th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
A sentence is a group of words which express a complete thought. The three units which combine to make up a sentence are:
A clause is a group of words ...more
This page was first published on the 29th of November, 2016 and last updated on the 8th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
Which is correct: you and I or you and me?
The answer: they both could be correct: depending on how they are used.
Let’s look at the following sentence:
Jane invited you and I to the ...more
This article was first published on the 11th February, 2017 and last updated on the 8th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
The future tense describes an action that "will" take place some time in the future. The future can be defined as anytime beyond the present, and can range from less than one Milli-second to ...more
This page was first published on the 27th of October, 2016 and last updated on the 8th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
“Did always takes the present tense”. And that’s something you should know. Even though the action happened in the past, if the word “did” appears before the verb, the verb must be in ...more
This page was first published on the 15th of November, 2015 and last updated on the 8th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
"How has language changed in Guyana over the last decade or two? And what factors have contributed to the changes?"
During my childhood, and that was about 2 decades ago, standard English language was ...more
This page was first published on the 11th of November, 2016 and last updated on the 8th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
Read the three versions of the passage "A Storm at Sea" below. In the first version, the words are plain and simple. In the second version, the words come to life; but in ...more
Humans love pets, and that's a fact. Here you will find all how-to related information on pets, such as:
How to train your dog.
How to train your cat.
How to train your horse.
How to take care of your bearded dragon.
Dove Crosswell Dog Training Videos
Dove Crosswell, the expert dog trainer, takes you by the hand in her step-by-step ...more
Dulce Et Decorum Est
by Wilfred Owen
Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,
Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge,
Till on the haunting flares we turned our backs
And towards our distant rest began to trudge.
Men marched asleep. Many had lost their boots
But limped on, blood-shod. All went lame; all blind;
Drunk with fatigue; deaf even to the ...more
On the 5th of May, every year, Guyanese celebrate Indian Arrival Day, which is set aside as a national holiday. The first batch of East Indians arrived in Guyana in the year 1838.
On Indian Arrival Day, schools, public offices and many businesses are closed in commemoration of the holiday.
Indian Arrival Day is reserved for the ...more
Here I will list all the finest hotels across Guyana, with links to more information, details, reviews and contact information, so that you will have no problem finding a place to stay when visiting or traveling across Guyana.
The Takutu Hotel - Lethem
The Amazonas Hotel - Lethem
Glow Hotel - Georgetown
Rupununi Eco Hotel - Lethem
Ori Hotel - ...more
This page was first published on the 7th of December, 2016 and last updated on the 6th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
An aerial view of the Takutu River Bridge crossing the Takutu River. Photo Thanks To: Miss Yvette Archer. Used with permission. See below for more pictures.
The Takutu River Bridge was constructed in ...more
If you live outside of the United States of America, but like to shop online from companies like Ebay and Amazon, you may find that shipping from the USA is both costly and cumbersome.
In addition, some sellers may tell you outright that they do not ship to your country, or that they only ship within ...more
This page was first published on the 16th of November, 2016 and last updated on the 5th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
The sentence is a group of words which express a complete thought. The sentence is made up of the following units:
Words. We all know what a word is. Words are ...more
This page was first published on the 14th of September, 2016 and last updated on the 5th of May, 2017 by Patrick Carpen.
A "preconceived idea" or "preconceived notion" is any idea or "notion" which was not formed by first examining the facts. Preconceived ideas are often formed by "hearing" things from sources you trust.
Preselling is ...more