Boy, What A Waste of Space

By | August 23, 2018

Dalam novel berjudul Never Let Me Go yang ditulis Kazuo Ishiguro terdapat sebuah kalimat berbunyi demikian,”And I can think of one carer at least who went on for all of fourteen years despite being a complete waste of space” – Dan setidaknya aku bisa mengingat satu juru rawat yang terus bekerja selama 14 tahun penuh lepas dari fakta… Read More »

Saudi Arabia Ends Ban on Women Drivers (Part 1): Listening Practice 6 (news)

By | August 22, 2018

The following questions are based on a news story about Saudi Arabia ending ban on women drivers. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Saudi Arabia Lifting Ban on Women Drivers. Listen to the news story carefully, and then decide whether the… Read More »

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Part 4): Listening Practice 10 (narrative)

By | August 17, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called the Legend of Sleepy Hollow written by Washinton Irving. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Legend of Sleepy Hollow Part 4. Listen to the story carefully and then decide whether the following… Read More »

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Part 3): Listening Practice 9 (narrative)

By | August 14, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called the Legend of Sleepy Hollow written by Washington Irving. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Legend of Sleepy Hollow Part 3. Listen to the story carefully, and then decide whether the following… Read More »

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Part 2): Listening Practice 8 (narrative)

By | August 12, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called the Legend of the Sleepy Hollow written by Washington Irving. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Legend of Sleepy Hollow Part 2. Listen to the story carefully, and then decide whether the… Read More »

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Part 1): Listening Pratice 7 (narrative)

By | August 11, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called the Legend of Sleepy Hollow written by Washington Irving. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Legend of Sleepy Hollow Part 1. Listen to the stroy carefully, and then decide whether the following… Read More »

35 Clipped Words Paling Populer

By | August 9, 2018

Dalam morphology bahasa Inggris, cabang ilmu yang mempelajari bagaimana kata terbentuk dalam bahasa, dikenal istilah clipped word, yakni versi pendek suatu kata yang lebih mudah untuk diucapkan dan dieja daripada versi panjangnya. Pengguna bahasa mempunyai kecenderungan untuk memendekkan kata-kata yang panjang. Berikut adalah 30 clipped words paling populer dan paling sering digunakan, beserta artinya. Ad: Advertisement – iklan Bike:… Read More »