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What are some good writing tips

What are some good writing tips? The 18 Best Writing Tips You’ll Ever Read What do editors say about your writing when you’re not around? I’m willing to bet nothing good… if you’re not following these 18 very important writing tips. 1. Source) “Writing is visual — it catches the eye before it has a chance to […]

What are some great mindblowing books Why

What are some great mind-blowing books? Why? I have read so many books in my life but this list is the best I could choose: 1- Originals by Adam Grant: Motivation is more than just getting energized; you have to respect your own unique way of getting things done. read Originals to get yourself centered […]

What are some ideas for a short film

What are some ideas for a short film? These are only some thread to the short films, you can expand it to any dimension as the imagination has no limits. Thank You. Generally…short films are mostly message orineted..so if u want to give a message to public then making a short film is better. Despite […]

What are some great romantic writing prompts

What are some great romantic writing prompts? Haven’t watched an episode of Friends since it went off the air in 2004. In fact, some might consider me a staunch anti-rerunner. (An overwhelming number of new shows await me on a Netflix queue.) Yet, this past weekend I found myself in a strange location (yes, somewhere […]

What are some great literary fiction novels

What are some great literary fiction novels? Here are my favorites: If tomorrow comes – Sidney Sheldon I read this when I was 13 and was so influenced by the strong independent female protagonist. Tracy Whitney still gives me power and courage. It was because of her, that I genuinely comsidered becoming a professional theif. […]

What are some great books about improving your mind

What are some great books about improving your mind? https://mypustak.com/product/Vedanta-voice-of-freedom-by-swami-Vivekananda clickhttps://mypustak.com/product/upa… clickMyPustak Enjoy learning! !! I’ve never found that books specifically about improving your mind speak to me at all – though that may well be just a personal inability to go down that route. The books that have changed the way I think – […]

What are some good websites to download free audio books

What are some good websites to download free audio books? You don’t have to wait for audible credits when you can download any audiobook for free on: http://www.openculture.com/freea…http://librivox.org/http://www.booksshouldbefree.com… Your local library (yes, the LIBRARY) is actually a fantastic source for newer, up-to-date audiobooks. And they’re totally free. Here’s a random page from the Contemporary Fiction […]

What are some good songs

What are some good songs? Guns N Roses:- Paradise City Sweet Child O’ Mine November Rain Dream Theatre:- Mertopolis Part:2 (entire album) Illumination Theory Stream of Consciousness AC/DC:- Back In Black Highway To Hell Thunderstruck Avenged Sevenfold:- Nightmare (entire album) I Won’t See You Tonight pt.1 The Stage The Beatles:- Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club […]

What are some good songs sadromantic

What are some good songs (sad/romantic)? Oh I have my list of songs that pull at my heartstrings like no other… some of them are surefire tear jerkers if I pay too much attention to the lyrics… In no particular order of preference, here are my top picks… If I let you go… – Westlife […]

What are some good books on English grammar

What are some good books on English grammar? That is a good question. If you are looking for a book with 'rules', my choice would have to be this one: Fumblerules, a Lighthearted Guide to Grammar and Good Usage, by William Safire, Doubleday, 1990 The book is sectioned into fifty short chapters, each with its […]

What are some good books on investment

What are some good books on investment? I think the two greatest books ever written on investing are by Graham and Fisher. These are as follows: If Graham is the king of quantitative analysis, then Fisher is the king of qualitative analysis of stocks. The Intelligent Investor: The initial chapters (Chap 1-4) are relatively difficult. […]

What are some funny sayings in Spanish

What are some funny sayings in Spanish? There's a whole string of priceless más vales. (Translations here are mine. Corrections welcome. They're pithier in Spanish.) Más vale asno ser que con asno contender. Better to be an ass than to have to deal with one. Más vale quedar tuerto que muerto. Better to be cockeyed […]

What are some fantasy tropes and clichs you hate

What are some fantasy tropes and clichés you hate? My pet peeve is the archetypal division between strong but witless warriors, and frail but powerful wizards. Putting now aside that this trope has been done to death in anything and everything from fantasy games, books and movies, such a dichotomy in itself is a purely […]

What are some fantasy novel cliches to avoid

What are some fantasy novel cliches to avoid? How about “all of them”? The best thing that ever happened to the zombie genre in my mind was when “28 Days Later” did away with the slow-moving, clumsy zombie, whose only chance of catching you was to overwhelm you with sheer numbers or corner you in […]

What are some fantasy cliches

What are some fantasy cliches? Here is a list to peruse. Anthropomorphism "'Non-human' or sentient animal races that act, think, and socialize just like humans." Appearance, Stereotyping "I hate blondness / blue-eyed-ness / attractiveness as a symbol of virtue." "Blondes good, brunettes and dark-haired women bad." "I dislike the white / light = good and […]

What are some edgy opinions you have

What are some edgy opinions you have? 1.Abortion for convenience is sick 2.Donald Trump ain’t that bad a guy 3.Liberalism is the easy mode of politics 4.History is useless in modern society nowadays (the school subject) 5.Men and Women are biologically different 6.Guns are pretty cool 7.Bush did 9/11

What are some cute love stories

What are some cute love stories? Smita:- What has to be done to get a good placement? Nikhil:-Aaaahhh…you need to study and… Before he could say further everybody sitting in the audience laughed. So without saying anything else, he raised his right hand towards her while holding the mic in his left hand and Nikhil:- […]

What are some controversial books to read

What are some controversial books to read? Let me tell you about the most controversial book ever written. It is not Mein Kampf by Adolf Hitler, nor Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, nor The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain, nor even The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie. Those are all very controversial books […]

What are some common freelance jobs for writers

What are some common freelance jobs for writers? I know next to nothing about the English language market for copywriters. What I know is that in Belgium it requires nearly perfect knowledge of 4 languages (Dutch, French, German, English and preferrably a Slavonic language or Spanish) and the pay is lousy: you’d better become a […]

What are some childrens book for adults

What are some children’s book for adults? “WINTER EMOTIONS” Ebook published on Amazon kindle: Winter Emotions is a combination of three genres Fantasy, Science Fiction and Drama. It has three main plots which are narrated with a non linear screenwriting keeping a celluloid in mind. They are: 1. An unusual love story of a teen […]

What are some Burning Man horror stories

What are some Burning Man horror stories? This one year I was working Greeters. First you pass through the Gate crew who make sure everyone has tickets and no obvious contraband (firearms, pets, stowaways). They’re the no nonsense officials. Then the line moves ahead a couple hundred yards or so and you pass through Greeters. […]

What are some books that expand our mind

What are some books that expand our mind? When Obama was asked “What kind of books do presidents read?” most expected an answer long and sour, but Obama kept it short and sweet: Whatever book gives the MOST knowledge in the LEAST time! After all, insofar as knowledge is power . . . money is […]

What are some bullet journal ideas

What are some bullet journal ideas? Always includes the basics: Index, Future Log, Monthly Log, Daily Log and some people like to add a set of weekly logs because it forces them to look over the monthly log four times during the month. Everything beyond these 4–5 items is an ongoing experiment on what works […]

What are some benefits of bullet journaling

What are some benefits of bullet journaling? 1. It’s customizable to your needs and budget 2. It’s easy to learn and set up 3. It keeps everything organized 4. It lays everything out where you can see it 5. It inspires productivity 6. It’s great for keeping lists 7. It’s great for tracking long-term goals

What are some basic rules of grammar

What are some basic rules of grammar? English grammar can be a little difficult to understand. There are many rules that don’t apply universally and some that aren’t very well known. I’ll cover some of the rules today that aren’t very well known and those that are often misunderstood. Sentence Structure: Many people often either […]

What are some basic grammar rules to abide by

What are some basic grammar rules to abide by? Just about every native speaker of a language already knows the “common, basic grammar rules” of their language (or uses them without realizing that they’re “rules”). If they didn’t, they would have a very hard time communicating with other people. I doubt that there are very […]

What are some bad childrens books

What are some bad children’s books? As much as a lot of people recommend it, I've never liked the book Rainbow Fish. Full text of "Harrison Bergeron (& Activity)" What are some bad children’s books? As much as a lot of people recommend it, I've never liked the book Rainbow Fish. Full text of "Harrison […]

What are some au pair horror stories

What are some au pair horror stories? I only hired an au pair once. I’ll tell one horror story only because I must be somewhere in a few minutes. The au pair gave my 7 year old child the Silent Treatment for 4 months consecutively. Where was I? You might ask. Working at a full […]

What are some 7syllable sentences

What are some 7-syllable sentences? This too is one such sentence. If you want more, here you are: Always take care of your health. Eat well, play well and sleep well. Exercise daily, keep fit. Curiosity is good. Learn the art of listening. Try to avoid arguments. Help the needy if you can. All the […]

What are grammar rules and how can I make mine

What are “grammar rules,” and how can I make mine? Grammar rules are descriptive (what people usually do) rather than prescriptive (= what is allowed). Linguists (people who study how languages work) observe how native users of a particular language use words and write their observations down as grammar rules. This is not the same […]

What are good parody movies

What are good parody movies? There are other parodies, but I’m not sure I’d classify them as good. Space Balls is of course a classic, but it wasn’t good imo. I dont actually classify Flying High/Airplane as a parody, since it created a whole new Humour/Humor sub-genre on its own. I’ll also go out on […]

What are common writing mistakes to avoid

What are common writing mistakes to avoid? There are a few writing and grammar mistakes that are a lot more common than you'd think. We see them all the time (and don't even realize it.) The thing is: If you're making these errors on a regular basis, your co-workers and peers have probably noticed. That's […]

What are bullet journals used for

What are bullet journals used for? A bullet journal is a paper and pen journal that is used to track task, organize projects and keep track of meetings and events. I’ve been using one for almost two years now and I find it quite helpful because it is so flexible. This is more or less […]

What are 50 random facts about yourself

What are 50 random facts about yourself? Here are the 50 random facts about me. 1. My full name is Mahpara Yasmin Mohd. Minhaz Alam. 2. Mahpara is a Persian word which means ‘chand ka tukda’ (Piece of moon). 3. I am quit taller than average height of girls in India. I’m 5’7”. 4. I […]

What are 10 interesting facts about you

What are 10 interesting facts about you? That's more than 10 ?? I have more interesting things about me ! Winks 😉 • I like books… I have a mini library. But after entering world of engineering I stopped buying them… • I love world maps, I have an atlas, globe and maps everywhere in […]

What are 3 words youd use to describe Donald Trump

What are 3 words you’d use to describe Donald Trump? Patriot, Businessman, Entrepreneur. I supported Trump, although I realize he has flaws; who doesn’t? Here are some of my reasons: 1. He was not Hillary Clinton. Hillary is a horrible candidate, corrupt, careless, and ineffective. She is flawed on so many levels that I will […]

What adjectives describe water

What adjectives describe water? Dear M Anonymous, To describe water, you could use any of the following adjectives. Thank you to Mushfiquir Rahman for many of these (his additions and my later edits are in plain text, lower case). Below are some nouns you can use as noun collocations with “water”: Frozen water in the […]

What 5 words would you use to describe Donald Trump

What 5 words would you use to describe Donald Trump? Donald Trump: United States Dictator-In-Waiting. (He covered up for lawbreaking that benefitted him, he’s encouraging and even ordering lawbreaking then promising that said lawbreaking will be pardoned. That is what nascent dictators do) Asinine Liar Incompetent Abusive Revengeful Original question was five words. He’s your […]

What 3 words best describe inspiring leadership

What 3 words best describe inspiring leadership? While I am using these words more in the realm of Product Management, they also apply to any time leadership comes into play. These are the three words that I would say best describe an inspiring leader: Empathetic. Decisive. Vision. Here is a little breakdown for each: Empathy […]

Weve learned and discovered a lot in the last 500 years That knowledge enhanced our standard of living exponentially The Romans did likewise Yet their knowledge disappeared for hundreds of years after their demise Could that happen again

We’ve learned and discovered a lot in the last 500 years. That knowledge enhanced our standard of living exponentially. The Romans did likewise. Yet their knowledge disappeared for hundreds of years after their demise. Could that happen again? We’ve learned and discovered a lot in the last 500 years. That knowledge enhanced our standard of […]

Were Barack Obamas ancestors slave traders

Were Barack Obama’s ancestors slave traders? Slavery has existed throughout history, and pretty much everywhere at one time or another. It is highly unlikely that anyone does not have slavery in their ancestral past. At one time your ancestors either owned slaves or were slaves. That is all but certain. Whether Obama's ancestors were involved […]

Was Obama the greatest president ever

Was Obama the greatest president ever? Depending on what you call great! Barack Obama was the president that revealed the truth about trickle down/ Supply side economics! He also exposed the unemploynment statistic scheme! It is so sad that the Trump administration is going back to that scheme! Millions of citizens received access to health […]

Was Michelle Obama ever Barack Obamas boss

Was Michelle Obama ever Barack Obama’s boss? Unless Sidley & Austin behaves radically differently from other "Biglaw" firms, no. It's not uncommon for firms to assign a particular junior associate to each summer associate, but the role is really to be a friendly face and resource for the summer associate: kind of a "big brother," […]

Ulysses by James Joyce is often quoted as the best novel ever written However it was published in 1922 and many great books have been written since Should it still be considered to be the greatest novel ever written by critics

Ulysses by James Joyce is often quoted as the best novel ever written. However, it was published in 1922 and many great books have been written since. Should it still be considered to be the greatest novel ever written by critics? Most of the people claiming that it was the best novel ever written are […]

The USA singular or plural

The USA – singular or plural? Very Plural. Everything that established The United States of America began as plural. The idea of a USA was a group discussion and grew from 13 colonies to 50+ States. Diversity of citizenship established the USA in every sense of the definition of diversity and grew a compounding result […]