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At the Abigail Adams Institute, the Resurrection of the English Major

The Harvard Crimson 25 Feb 2024
Safra Center for Ethics Research Director William English, is, per its website, “interested in reviving traditional humanities education at Harvard.... a more traditionally conservative perspective.
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‘Shōgun’ is a small-screen masterpiece

Boston Herald 25 Feb 2024
Hawthorne’s bafflement slowly shifts to respect, especially after it sinks in that some English traditions are just as ridiculous (he initially balks at the idea of talking more than one bath a week).
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‘Look at your country! It’s amazing’: Armistead Maupin on moving to London

The Observer 25 Feb 2024
The action, which takes place in the early 1990s, begins when a Christian couple from the deep south arrive expecting some traditional English hospitality, but get an entirely different experience.
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Mir and modernity

Hindustan Times 24 Feb 2024
The jokes first appeared before the general public in an English translation by the venerable CM Naim, Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago in 1997, 230 years after the work was first composed.
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Inaugural Majestic Garden Tea at the Coachella Valley History Museum captures elegance

Desert Sun 23 Feb 2024
Attendees were treated to a traditional English afternoon tea experience, complete with delicate tea sandwiches, scones, sweets, Yorkshire Gold Tea and sparkling wine, all masterfully curated by ...
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Meet Diony, the driving force connecting Mitchell High students through culture

The Daily Republic 23 Feb 2024
His English isn’t great ... Born in Tijuana, Mexico, Diony navigated English when her family moved to Huron for her dad’s career ... Last year 44% of Huron students were not native English speakers or English Learners.
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V&A looking to recruit Taylor Swift superfan as adviser to museum

ITV 23 Feb 2024
The Toby jug is a traditional 18th-century English pottery jug shaped like a seated figure, typically wearing clothing from that period and sometimes depicting a famous character or historical figure.
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Nathan Cleary: ‘It’s been refreshing to just walk around like a regular person’

The Observer 23 Feb 2024
It was the first time an English team had won the competition away from home since Wigan beat the Broncos in 1994 ... Are the English clubs closing the gap on their traditionally superior NRL rivals? “I think so.
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Retired pastor from Raynham publishes recipes of Sinatra's personal chef, Paul Posti

The Enterprise - Brockton 23 Feb 2024
When a chef dies and his recipes aren’t recorded, those recipes die with him ... Posti died at 89 due to heart failure in 2002 ... Posti mastered the baking of a traditional English pound cake while at Genaro’s in Trafalgar Square, London ... In “Posti.
photo: AP / Gustavo Garello
Argentina's newly sworn-in President Javier Milei speaks outside the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Dec. 10, 2023
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Javier Milei and the Spanish Tradition of Liberty

Quillette 22 Feb 2024
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Can Any English Word Be Turned Into a Synonym For 'Drunk'? Not All, But Many Can.

Slashdot 22 Feb 2024
There is a long tradition of coming up with colorful expressions for drunkenness in the English language, with the Oxford English Dictionary listing a usage as early as 1382.
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Can any English word be turned into a synonym for “drunk”? Not all, but many can.

Ars Technica 22 Feb 2024
There is a long tradition of coming up with colorful expressions for drunkenness in the English language, with the Oxford English Dictionary listing a usage as early as 1382.
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Mississippi University for Women pauses name change for third time in 2024. See the latest

Clarionledger 22 Feb 2024
The first part of Wynbridge comes from the Old English word for the letter W ... The first part of Wynbright comes from the Old English word for the letter W. "Traditionally each graduation ceremony begins ...
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Retired pastor from Raynham pubishes recipes of Sinatra's personal chef, Paul Posti

Taunton Daily Gazette 22 Feb 2024
When a chef dies and his recipes aren’t recorded, those recipes die with him ... Posti died at 89 due to heart failure in 2002 ... Posti mastered the baking of a traditional English pound cake while at Genaro’s in Trafalgar Square, London ... In “Posti.
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What’s Exchanged Between the Visitor and the Visited?

Truth Dig 22 Feb 2024
Laos was a French protectorate before it gained independence from the 1953 Franco-Lao treaty ... She also does not subtitle the international participants’ dialogue in English to imply her space in these environments as a neophyte to their traditions ... .
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