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7 Hooks to Use in Your Essay and Paper

An essay hook is the first thing a reader spots when reading someone's essay. This single sentence (or mini-paragraph) sets the tone for the rest of the paper in the reader's mind.

Using good hooks can help pull the reader's interest into the entire work and encourage them to read...

7 Tricks That Will Help You Speak English Like a Native

Learning English is both fun and useful, no matter where you come from. However, when it comes to speaking up with another person, many people are too shy or not confident in their abilities. Learning and reading about a language and speaking up by using those words are two different things....

7 Tips for Learning a Foreign Language Faster

Learning new languages, especially English, has become very popular in 2020 due to social distancing norms and more free time available for personal development. Based on recent reports, over 30 million people attempted to learn a new language in 2020, with 40.5% being part of Gen Z. 

This...

5 Reasons to Start Learn a New Language in Closeted World

In a certain sense, since the start of the global pandemic, we all appeared in a closeted world where our plans have been changed by leaving us sad and helpless. Still, one can always start learning a new language as a way to feel confident. Even if you can’t travel for some reason, it is...

8 Signs You’re Burning Out & How to Deal with It

Students go through several roller-coaster rides during their academic years. And, handling the perpetual pressure and stress of classes, essay writing, projects, studies, and exams can bring about changes in their regular routines.

This, in turn, can bring about imbalances across their overall...