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Wednesday’s Writing Tip

Is that a real word? Have you ever had a conversation where the person you are speaking with throws in a word that you have never heard before? The English language has morphed over the years, slang terms used as …

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Thursday’s Thrilling Tidbit

Did a missing comma kill a King? In 1308, King Edward II of England married Princess Isabella of France ( who at the time was 12 years old). King Edward had no interest in the young Isabella and at an …

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Thursday’s Fascinating Fact

The Origins of Some Very Familiar Symbols ! – To most of us this is a regular exclamation point. To the Roman Empire the symbol was meant to resemble a pen over a dot denoting the surprise or joy at …

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Thursday’s Fascinating Facts

Wild Weather Facts Lightening has been known to cause volcanic eruptions, snowstorms and forest fires. February 18, 1979 it snowed in the Sahara Desert ( an isolated event). In the month of May 2003 there were 543 twisters in the …

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Saturday’s SSAT /ISEE Question

One reason that an insect can walk on walls while a human cannot is that the mass of its tiny body is far lower than humans. A) far lower than humans. B) far lower than that of a human’s body. …

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Saturday’s SSAT / ISEE Tip

The research is so __________ that it leaves no part of the issue unexamined. A) comprehensive B) rewarding C) sporadic D) economical E) problematical To locate the answer, click on Answers to Daily Questions under the Categories listed on the …

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What’s the Cost of Learning?

What is the cost of not learning

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Test-prep firm to drop SAT claim

Princeton Review will no longer promise big boost in student test scores By BETH J. HARPAZ, Associated Press First published: Tuesday, May 18, 2010 NEW YORK — Why don’t most students’ SAT scores dramatically improve the more times they take …

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Tutoring Match SAT Success Story

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFlJ7DvAoto&feature=related

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Tutoring Match Commercial #1

http://www.viddler.com/explore/TutoringMatch/videos/32/

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