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BBC English Masterclass: Formal and informal English
Sometimes formal and informal English can seem like two different languages. Sian's here to show you four features of informal English - and some ways you can make these features more formal. For more, visit our website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/course/towards-advanced/unit-19/session-1 Transcript: Hi, Sian here for BBC Learning English. In this Masterclass we're going to look at some differences between formal and informal English. Hey, how's it going? Good afternoon, how are you? Sometimes formal and informal can seem like two different languages. In the same way you wouldn't normally wear shorts and a t-shirt to a job interview, if you use language that's too formal or too informal, you can give a bad impression. Let's look at some differences between formal and informal English. Now, I received an email this morning. Have a look at this email - do you think the language is formal or informal - and why? Dear Mrs Brown, I'm writing to find out whether you have any jobs in your company this summer. At the mo I'm studying Economics at uni. I have been working part-time in a shop and recently they promoted me to the role of manager. I am enthusiastic. I work hard. I pay attention to detail. Ok, so that email used informal language and it's too informal for this style of letter. We're going to look at four features that make this informal and we're going to change it to make it more formal. Number one: choice of vocabulary. In informal English we use more common words and more phrasal verbs. For example here we have a phrasal verb: find out. It would be better to use a more formal equivalent like enquire. Same with jobs, this is quite informal, so instead let's use vacancies here. Instead we have "I'm writing to enquire whether you have any vacancies." Number two. It's more common in informal language to use abbreviations, contractions, shortened forms of verbs. Let's have a look. So, here we have at the mo, which is short for at the moment. This is OK when you're speaking, but not when you're writing. Here, we can use currently which is even more formal. Same here, uni is short for university, so don't use this short form in a letter. "Currently, I am studying Economics at university." Quite often in formal language we choose passive structures over active. Let's have a look here. The active sentences they promoted me is quite informal - it'd be much better to use a passive form here to make it more formal: I was promoted. So, "Recently I was promoted to the role of manager." This doesn't mean don't use active structures in a formal letter, but have a think about whether a passive one is more appropriate. Finally, in informal English, short, simple sentences are much more common. Whereas in formal English, we use more complex sentence structures. Take a look at this one. Here we have three short, simple sentences and this is fine in informal English, but in formal English it's better to use a complex structure. We can do this by adding relative pronouns or linkers. For example, "I am an enthusiastic person who works hard and pays attention to detail. So, would you kindly visit our website... ah, we're friends, that's too formal. Go to our website bbclearningenglish.com for more information about this and to practise formal and informal English. See you soon - goodbye!
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Writing an email – 18 – English at Work has the words for perfect emails
Anna's having trouble with her emails. She's been trying to sort out the order of Imperial Lemons for Mr Lime. She sends an email but her choice of text-speak isn't appropriate and Paul, the boss, isn't impressed. Anna needs some help from Tom who always has plenty of advice. Her email is rewritten and sent off, but will that be the end of the matter? For more English at Work and other great content:: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/features/english-at-work TRANSCRIPT Narrator: Hello, Anna's just arrived at her desk to start the day at Tip Top Trading. Paul is walking towards her, eating a biscuit, he looks a bit bothered. Paul: Anna? Anna: Yes, Paul. Paul: Come and have a biscuit in my office. Now Anna, about Mr Lime. Anna: I didn't say yes! Paul: Pardon? Yes to what? Anna: Oh, nothing. Paul: You sent him an email yesterday and copied me in. Anna: Yes. Paul: Your email reads: boxes ok. pls c-d-u cfirm wnt 300 ta. Anna: Yes: please could you confirm you want 300. Paul: Right. Now that's not really the best way of writing an email to a client, is it? Anna: Oh. Paul: Please could you re-send your message to Mr Lime, using actual words that make sense. Anna: Okay. Paul: Thank you. Have a chocolate crunchy! Anna: Thanks. Tom: Morning Anna. Anna: Hello. Tom: Let me guess, Paul just spoke to you about your email? Anna: How do you know? Tom: You copied me in remember, I just read it – or tried to. Anna: But what's the problem? Other people write like that! Tom: No, maybe some people write text messages like that in an SMS message on their phones, but that is completely the wrong style for an email to a client. Narrator: Okay Anna, let's stop listening to Tom, he's a waste of space. These are the kinds of phrases you need in a business-related email: Dear Mr Lime... I hope you are well. I am writing regarding... Please could you confirm... Yours sincerely, or Best wishes. Anna: Thank you! I'll rewrite my message. There! I'd better get it checked before I send. Denise? Denise: (On the phone) yes... the other problem with Stephanie is that her legs are just too long... Anna: Oh, she's on the phone. Denise: ... yes, like trees... Anna: I'll have to ask Tom. Tom? Tom: Mm? Anna: Could you read this through before I send it? Tom: Hang on, Anna, let me just finish this sentence. It’s really important. I’m ready, let’s have a look. Okay. (reading) Dear Mr Lime, I hope you are well. I am writing regarding your request for luxury boxes for the Imperial Lemon Delivery. We will indeed be able to supply them. Please could you confirm that you want 300. Best wishes, Anna. Anna: Well? Tom: It’s good, it's much better. Send it. Hopefully Mr Lime will think your last message was just someone sitting on your keyboard by mistake. Anna: Thanks. Tom: You're not... Anna: What? Tom: Nothing. It's none of my business. Anna: What? Tom: You're not ever going to go to lunch with Mr Lime are you? I mean, in a non-business way... Anna: No of course not! Tom: I mean I don’t care… it's just... important to... stay professional. Anna: Yes. Narrator: Hmmm.... well, I had a feeling Anna's email was going to cause problems. But at least she won't make a mistake like that again. Here’s a reminder of the phrases she used in her new, improved email. Dear Mr Lime... I hope you are well. I am writing regarding... Please could you confirm... Best wishes. Until next time, bye!
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Writing Letters: formal & informal English
A letter to your friend and a cover letter for a job application are written very differently. Whether you work in business or are taking the general IELTS or CELPIP test, knowing the difference between informal and formal writing is a skill you should have. Watch this writing lesson, take our quiz, and check out our resource page to become a better writer. - Use the resource: http://www.engvid.com/english-resource/formal-informal-english/ - Take the quiz: http://www.engvid.com/writing-letters-formal-informal-english/ http://www.engvid.com/ TRANSCRIPT: Hello, my name is Emma, and in today's lesson we are going to learn about writing. What kind of writing? Writing letters. Okay? So this is important for people who work in business. It's also important for people who like to write letters to their friends maybe or to their grandparents in English. Also, it is very... It is a very useful video for anyone who is taking the general IELTS test. So if you're taking not academic, but general, this is an important video. And also, if you plan to immigrate to Canada and you want to do the Canadian immigration test which is called: "the CELPIP", this video is also... It will also be useful and helpful to you. Okay? So let's get started. What do I mean by "formal" and "informal"? "Informal" means something you would write to your friends, something you would write to your parents, - well, probably your parents unless you're afraid of your parents, then you might be more formal -, your classmates, your coworkers. Okay? So this is... It means it's not formal; it's for people you know well. On the other hand, "formal" English we use with strangers, we use with our boss, in the workplace, we use it in these different ways. So it's the English you really have to think about, whereas informal is kind of the relaxed English. So relaxed, serious. Okay? So, sometimes you will have to write a letter formally, maybe to your boss or your company, other times maybe you're on holiday and you want to write a letter to your friend, you'll use informal English. So what is the difference? Let's see. Informal English uses contractions. What are contractions? "Didn't", "wouldn't", "couldn't", "haven't", "hasn't". So if you see a verb with an apostrophe and then a "t", that is a contraction. Okay? It's very important to know this because in formal writing, you don't use contractions. "Didn't" would be: "Did not". I can write that for you. "Did not". Couldn't: could not, haven't: have not, can't: cannot. Okay? So that's one major difference. Another major difference between formal and informal writing is the use of idioms; the use of certain expressions. If I'm writing to my friend, maybe I'll say: "Oh, you know, I've been very under the weather lately." Meaning: I've been very sick. If I'm writing to my boss, I won't use idioms. If I'm writing a formal letter, I will not use idioms. Those aren't good to use in formal writing. Phrasal verbs, this is another thing we find in informal writing. What is a phrasal verb? It's a verb that has a preposition. Okay? So, for example: "find out", "find" is a verb, "out" is the preposition. "Go" is the verb, "up" is the preposition. So the... The preposition adds a different meaning to the verb. Phrasal verbs are very difficult to learn; we have so many of them in English. My students have told me phrasal verbs are one of the hardest parts of learning English, but it's possible, you can do it.
How to write an Article (Cambridge First, Advanced; Blogs)
Article writing is a very different style of writing and requires a different approach from the essay. In this lesson, we look at how to write for the Cambridge tests, as well as how to write for the web, including blogs and newsletters. Find out how to use a more playful language to capture a reader’s attention.
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How to teach vocabulary (PPP) TESOL / CELTA
This is a demo lesson taught to TESOL trainees at Wits Language School. The lesson follows the PPP format. Eight lexical items are taught from the lexical set 'jobs'. These items are practised in three subsequent stages. We didn't film the full extent of the practice activities; just enough to give the idea.
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Learn English – English Phrases to ask for clarification (Free English Lessons)
Learn English – English Phrases to ask for clarification (Free English Lessons) http://www.learnex.in/english-phrases-to-ask-for-clarification Learn English Phrases to ask for clarification. In our daily lives we come across situations when we fail to understand what people are trying to say or explain, for which we need clarifications. Clarification is what you hope to achieve when you make an idea or concept less confusing and easier to understand. This often happens after a detailed or very clear explanation. In this English lesson you will learn few phrases that will help you to ask for clarification. Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/letstalkpodcast Website : http://www.letstalkpodcast.com 1. Sorry - Use this phrase not just to apologize but to ask for clarification as well in informal situations Example - Sorry, I didn't get that. 2. Come again - This is another way to ask for clarification in an informal situation. When you are on a call or talking to someone in person and fail to understand what the other person just said, you can use the phrase come again Example - This place is so filthy! Come again 3. I beg your pardon - This phrase is commonly used in a formal situation Example - I beg your pardon ,I didn't quite hear you. 4. Could you say that again, please - When you want someone to repeat what has just been said you ask Could you say that again adding the key word please to display politeness. Example - I am sorry, having a bad connection could you say that again, please. 5. I didn't quite catch that, could you repeat it - WHen you did't get what has already been said you can use this phrase informally Example - I didn't quite catch what she just said could you please repeat that? 6. Could you illustrate - When you want things to be explained well you can use this expression. Example - We are working on this project but I didn't get what your expectations are on this so could you please illustrate. 7. Could you give an example - Certain things can be only understood with the help of examples. so rather than being confused or interpreting in a wrong way it better to get it clarified. Therefore, this phrase can be used for asking something to be explained with examples. Example - I would love to serve my free time for these poor children but I didn't understand the activities to be done, so could you please give me a few examples to understand it better.
Emails in English - How to Write an Email in English - Business English Writing
In this lesson, you can learn how to write an email in English. Do you need to write emails at work? Are you worried that your emails aren’t clear, or that you make mistakes in English? In this lesson, you can see a how to write clear, natural-sounding emails easily and quickly. We’ll show you how to write an email in English from beginning to end, in simple, clear steps that you can follow right now! You can see the full version of this free lesson here: https://www.oxfordonlineenglish.com/write-emails-in-english This lesson will help you: - Write clear email greetings. - Begin an email by explaining why you are writing. - Add details to your email. - Move between ideas in your email. - Use a call to action to discuss the main idea of your email. - Learn how to sign off, or close, your email. - Practice writing an email in English using examples. Visit our website to see more, free English lessons like this one: https://www.oxfordonlineenglish.com/ A big thank you to the Alphabet translation team from Syria for the Arabic captions!
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English Lesson: Learn Report Writing
Find 1500+ education videos available at http://www.youtube.com/user/IkenEdu Writing is an integral part of this advanced era. You have to be good in writing emails, applications, reports etc. In this English Lesson video, you will learn how to write Reports. Report writing has certain rules and regulations. Watch the video and learn all the rules. Don't miss to share the video with your friends and classmates to help them learn the same!
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How to discuss a topic in a group
Five English teachers come together to show you how to discuss a topic in a group. You'll learn how to give your opinion, interrupt, contradict, and more. We'll teach you how to use expressions like "in a nutshell", "please let me finish", and "don't get me wrong". You can use these expressions confidently in personal, social, and professional situations. Make sure to test your understanding of the lesson at https://www.engvid.com/how-to-discuss-a-topic-in-a-group/ To improve your English, subscribe to each of the teachers who appear in this lesson: Ronnie - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=EnglishLessons4U James - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=JamesESL Alex - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=AlexESLvid Adam - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=EnglishTeacherAdam Rebecca - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RebeccaESL TRANSCRIPT: Hi! My name is Rebecca, and in today's lesson you'll learn how to participate effectively in a discussion in English, something you may need to do in your personal, professional, or academic life, okay? Now, the topic we'll use as our sample is this one: Is it better to study online or in a regular classroom? Okay? You'll have a chance to hear a discussion by native English speakers on this topic. What I'd like you to do is listen for any special expressions and phrases that they use during the discussion. Afterwards, I'll review the expressions and phrases with you, okay? Now, today I have some special friends who have agreed to help me with this lesson, and they're waiting in the classroom next door, so let's go and say hello to them. -- Hello! -- Hello! -- Hi! -- Hi! -- Well, look who's here. It's -- -- Ronnie. -- Alex. -- James. -- Adam. -- Thank you for joining me, and thanks for helping with this lesson, guys. -- No problem. -- No problem. -- So you know we're talking about discussions, and the topic is: Is it better to study online or in a regular classroom? Okay, who wants to go first? -- Okay, so I'll start, and I think that it's actually very good to study online because it's very convenient because you can study whenever you want and at your own pace. For example, someone like me, I like to study at nighttime. So for me, online works better because it's quiet at night, no one disturbs me, and I can do what I need to do. -- Okay, that's true, but if you're going to study online -- -- Sorry, but -- -- Please let me finish. Let me finish. As I was saying, that's true, but if you're studying online you do need to motivate yourself, so I think it's better to be in a classroom where you have other students and a teacher who can motivate you. -- That's true, but some people can't afford to go to a classroom and don't have enough money or resources to actually go to a big school. So studying online, you can actually do it for free. -- Me? Well, I would like to add -- May I say something? -- Sure. -- Soft skills. That's not usually talked about in schools, but when we talk about "soft skills", it's actual interaction, utilizing your English when you're with other people, and that's hard to get online because you're watching a screen and not actually interacting with other people. -- You make a very good point but I would also like to add that sometimes having classmates takes you away from your focus because you have to maybe review things many times for other people to catch up, or you have to do topics that are interesting to other people, not to yourself. So it's a little distracting sometimes, too. -- However, focus is a good thing. I mean, it's not a bad thing to repeat something because sometimes people don't catch the material the first time. So that way, you go over the material, and they -- you know, you get depth. So you get to learn more, and people who don't understand get the opportunity to ask questions and learn from it again. -- Yeah, but sometimes the resources that you get in a classroom are boring, and online you can just look up whatever you need on the Internet, and you've got it right there. You don't have to rely on a textbook. Sometimes it can be a bad textbook.
4 Styles of Communication | Communication Styles In The Workplace
Get FREE Audiobooks and 2 Audible Originals (and support this channel!) with a 30-day Free Trial of Audible: https://amzn.to/2zEFqhT 4 Styles of Communication | Communication Styles In The Workplace Hey everyone! Here is a quick video summarizing the 4 styles of communication. Obviously these aren't the only four styles of communication but they are some of the more popular ones. In this video I will show you the strengths and weaknesses of each style as well as how you can use these styles of communication to adapt what you say to talk to anyone. -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: "Acorns Review | My Thoughts on Robo-Advisers (Discussion)" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyvyNaZyT7E -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
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Introducing Yourself - How to Introduce Yourself In English
What's the first thing you need to do when you meet someone new? Introduce yourself of course! You need to tell your new acquaintance your name in English and maybe some more information about you in English. Do you feel prepared to handle it? Do you know of all the English words and phrases that you can use when you introduce yourself, and the replies that the other person might give? What about the things you'd have to say in return of those replies. In this lesson we have a detailed look at introductions. We tell you how to introduce yourself and respond to basic questions. If you like this lesson, please click the 'Like' button below our video on Youtube. Subscribe to us and get free lessons every day. Please also like us on Facebook : http://facebook.com/twominenglish Visit our website for more free English learning stuff : http://twominenglish.com Get the Two Minute English App for your Android Device : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.astrobix.twominuteenglish
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SYN110 - Variants of Generative Grammar I
There are several problems for simple phrase structure grammars (PSG). In this first E-Lecture of a series of related videos, Prof. Handke discusses these problems and points out where and what adjustments have to be made to expand a simple PSG into a more elaborate version of a generative grammar.
Telling the Time in English
A simple ESL video about telling the time in English. We have a clock which shows a time and we ask the question "What is the time?". It is without the answer for a moment to give students time to try and answer themselves. After around 5 seconds the time appears as numbers and as words (e.g. 2:10 - It's ten past two) next to the clock. The following time intervals (vocabulary) appear: five past, ten past, quarter past, twenty past, twenty-five past, half past, twenty-five to, twenty to, quarter to, ten to , five to and o'clock. At the end of the video there is a SUMMARY CHART of these time intervals and they are repeated (orally/pronunciation) again. The main idea of this video is to learn the expression "What is the time?" and to see the difference between PAST and TO when telling the time.
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8 Tips for British English Pronunciation
Take your English to the next level by learning eight pronunciation tips that will help you sound like a native speaker. These tips apply to a British English accent or a neutral English accent. In this lesson, you will learn about -ed and -ing word endings, the difference in pronunciation between the north and south of England, the schwa sound, the pronunciation of the R sound in English, the tricky "th" sound, and more. Whether you want to perfect your pronunciation or learn about different accents, this video is for you. After watching, complete the quiz to test your understanding. http://www.engvid.com/8-tips-for-british-english-pronunciation/ Want to train your British accent? Get my free British accent training pack: https://jadejoddle.com/coaching-tools/ TRANSCRIPT Hi, everyone. I'm Jade. What we're talking about today is some pronunciation tips for British English. Some of them are tips; some of them are observations that you might be interested to know. We've got eight of them, so let's get started. Pronunciation of-ed word endings. This is not specifically a British English issue. If your preference -- I don't know why I can't speak suddenly in an English pronunciation video, but that's how it is. If your preference is American English, this also applies to American English. So what I hear a lot at, sort of, around intermediate level -- sometimes upper intermediate level if you haven't had someone to correct you -- -ed word endings sound like this. I can't even do it because it's so unnatural for me. "Excite-ed shout-ed, remind-ed." It's so unnatural for me. But in fact, it's not like that. It doesn't sound like an -ed. It might sound like an /id/; it might sound like a /t/; or it might sound like a /d/. So I've got some examples here. This word, even though it's spelled -ed, makes an /id/ sound. It becomes "excited". "I'm really excited." "Shouted." "He shouted at me." "Reminded." "I reminded you to do your homework; didn't I?" And -- yeah. So now, we can talk about the ones that finish with a t sound. "Finished. Dripped. Laughed." They don't have the-ed sound. So that's an important thing to know about pronunciation. Even if it's spelled-ed, it doesn't mean it sounds like that. And what about the ones that end with a d sound, a "duh" sound. "Remembered." "I remembered what you said to me." "Called." "I called you. Didn't you hear your phone?" "Imagined." "I imagined a better future for everyone." So with those, it's a D sound. How do you know for each one? Go with what feels most natural when you're saying the word. The main thing is don't force the -ed sound at the end of the word because it's that that gives you an unnatural rhythm when you're speaking English. So moving on to -- this one's an observation, really. British English pronunciation. We have so many different accents in England. But one of the biggest divisions in our accents is -- it's between the north of the country and the south, and it's our pronunciation of these words: "bath" and "laugh", as I say them. I say them in the southern pronunciation. But if I were from the north -- if I were from the north of the country, I'd say "bath" and "laugh" because they have a different accent up there. Well, they've got loads of different accents, but they don't speak in the same way as me. So let's break it down into the actual sound. So if you're from the North, you say, "a". But we, in the South, say "au". So you say "bath", we say "bauth". And you say "laf"; we say "laugh". And you can also hear it in these two words. It doesn't have to be the first or only a vowel in the word. In the southern pronunciation, this is "commaund". But in the northern pronunciation, it's "command". And the southern pronunciation of this word is "caust". The northern pronunciation is "cast". The cast of Brookside came to London." "Brookside" was an old soap that's not on TV anymore, and it was people from Liverpool. And I was just doing the accent. Probably that's really irrelevant to you. You will never see that show, but anyway. You know, now. Next tip. I don't hear this that often, but when I do, it sounds really, really, really wrong. And I think this tip generally -- generally a good example of how -- just because we write something one way doesn't mean we say it that way. So in English -- American English, too -- W sounding words are the same as the "wh" sound in words for spelling. It actually sounds the same. So we've got two words here, "wine" and "whine". One is spelled with WH, and one is just spelled with I. "Whine" is a kind of moan or a kind of cry. Sometimes, young children whine. Sometimes, women who are upset about something are said to be "whiny".
Computer Science - Brian Kernighan on successful language design
Professor Brian Kernighan presents on 'How to succeed in language design without really trying.' Brian Kernighan is Professor of Computer Science at Princeton University and Honorary Professor in the School of Computer Science at The University of Nottingham. Download the presentation slides here: https://uniofnottm-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/debs_storey_nottingham_ac_uk/EaGKsuSJGStBnYBRfy5ZwYsBdZoEz1syb2UZGlzFqPoXug?e=byw9pm For more videos featuring Brian visit: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzH6n4zXuckqZ90zLyy36qjO5YIn1RulG Visit the School of Computer Science's website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/computerscience/index.aspx
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Writing Styles - English Vocabulary Explanation (Advanced)
Learn how to write letters and emails, using the correct register (formal/informal). Watch our free video lesson! Watch all of our Advanced level English video lessons here: https://goo.gl/EZLJuR This video is for English language students at the CEFR level C1(+) If you have any questions about the lesson or the English language, leave a comment. Like, Subscribe and Share please :)
Inaugural Speech at St Edmund's Annual Function 2010
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Formal Meaning
Video shows what formal means. Being in accord with established forms.. Official.. Relating to the form or structure of something.. formal pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary dictionary. formal meaning. Powered by MaryTTS
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How to write a powerful CV
This video teaches you how to write a powerful CV. For more tips and information about how to prepare for your career after university go to http://www.uu.nl/careerservices. You can find the cv template here: https://students.uu.nl/sites/default/files/cv_template_english.pdf
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Style Transfer using Spell with Yining Shi
In this live stream, Yining Shi demonstrates how to train a "Style Transfer Model" using Spell (Sign up here: https://spell.run/codingtrain). After training the model, Yining writes code to process new images in the browser with ml5.js. #ThisDotStyle #StyleTransfer #MachineLearning This stream is sponsored by Spell. 4:28 - What is a Style Transfer 22:47 - Training a Style Transfer Model with Spell 56:48 - Converting model to ml5.js 1:18:35 - End of Presentation/Q&A 🔗 Style Transfer Example: https://yining1023.github.io/styleTransfer_spell/ 🔗 Detailed Instructions: https://github.com/yining1023/styleTransfer_spell/ 🔗 ml5.js: https://ml5js.org/ 🔗 p5.js: https://p5js.org 🔗 Fast Style Transfer in TensorFlow by Logan Engstrom: https://github.com/lengstrom/fast-style-transfer/ 🔗 Machine Learning 101: https://spell.run/docs/core_concepts/#machine-learning-101 🔗 What Neural Networks See by Gene Kogan: https://experiments.withgoogle.com/what-neural-nets-see 🔗 Fast style transfer in deeplearn.js by Reiichiro Nakano: https://github.com/reiinakano/fast-style-transfer-deeplearnjs 🎥 Introduction to Spell: https://youtu.be/ggBOAPtFjYU 🎥 Text Generation using Spell with Nabil Hassein: https://youtu.be/0IeqAd2H57g 🎥 Two Minute Papers: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbfYPyITQ-7l4upoX8nvctg Work Cited: 📙 A Neural Algorithm of Artistic Style [Leon A. Gatys, Alexander S. Ecker, Matthias Bethge] 📙 Perceptual Losses for Real-Time Style Transfer and Super-Resolution [Justin Johnson, Alexandre Alahi, Li Fei-Fei] 📙 Artistic style transfer for videos [Manuel Ruder, Alexey Dosovitskiy, Thomas Brox] 📙 Deep Photo Style Transfer [Fujun Luan, Sylvain Paris, Eli Shechtman, Kavita Bala] 📙 Visual Attribute Transfer through Deep Image Analogy [Jing Liao, Yuan Yao, Lu Yuan, Gang Hua, Sing Bing Kang] 📙 Universal Style Transfer via Feature Transforms [Yijun Li, Chen Fang, Jimei Yang, Zhaowen Wang, Xin Lu, Ming-Hsuan Yang] Yining Shi is an artist and researcher who is interested in building tools to craft a better learning experience for people. She is also an adjunct professor at Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at NYU, where she teaches Machine Learning for the Web class. She also contributes to various open source projects like p5.js, ml5.js. She currently works at Sourcemap as a Senior Software Engineer. Yining Shi's website: http://1023.io/
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What Is The Definition Of Formal Style?
A formal prose style is typically used in orations, scholarly books and articles, technical reports, research papers, legal documents writing. Definition and examples of formal prose style thoughtco. Casual styles of english differences in vocabulary language register formal, informal, and neutraldefinition formal by merriam websterformal informal. Learned, intellectual, literary, scholarly, highbrow an elevated and formal style 20 nov 2016 types of speech styles 1) frozen 2) 3) feedback the two defining features this are (a)the speaker if something's informal, it's casual relaxed doesn't follow any particular rules or conventions, whether that's a writing, dress code for your 7 aug 2010 there clear differences between english. Each main point needs to be introduced, elaborated and concluded this lesson discusses what formal writing is when it used. May 2017 in composition, formal style is a broad term for speech or writing marked by an impersonal, objective, and precise use of language. Formal language is less personal than informal when it comes to writing in english, there are two main styles of formal and. Making your writing define formal. Conventional to pay one's formal respects. The western style of formal evening dress, characterized by black and white modern definitions, in which tie is styled as most formal, very or typically used careful, edited writing when the writer has a lot time to polish his text. Googleusercontent search. Consider these two examples example 1 this is to inform you that the definition of formal something follows rules, a dressy or important occasion, has official sanctioning approval. The lesson provides examples of how to apply formal writing rules such as stating the tone, choice words and way are put together vary between two styles. Usf tampa libraries formal definition of by the free dictionary. Formal and informal writing styles formal definition, rules & examples video lesson what is the difference between language word martformal defineddefine at dictionary. Formal definition of formal in english style synonyms, antonyms and informal language cambridge dictionary. Complex longer sentences are likely to be more prevalent in formal writing. Formal english also occurs in speech, usually when the speaker is. Of or denoting a style writing public speaking characterized by more elaborate grammatical structures and conservative technical vocabulary synonyms for formal at thesaurus with free online thesaurus, antonyms, definitions. Using a formal writing style studio. These differences involve vocabulary, word order, and punctuation the formal register is more appropriate for professional writing letters to a boss it impersonal, meaning not written specific person define belonging or constituting form essence of thing arrangement elements rather than content logic style wear (canada, us) dress (uk) are general terms clothing suitable social events, such as wedding, garden party dinner, dbutante cotillion, dance,
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Common Daily Expressions - English Listening & Speaking Practice
Practise your English listening and speaking skills in daily situations with this exercise video. Join my complete self-study programme to reaching all your English language goals: https://www.anglo-link.com Facebook: http://facebook.com/AngloLink Twitter: http://twitter.com/AngloLink Happy studies!
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How to write a formal email
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Syntax - The Formal Analysis of Sentences (VLC Series #4)
In this short combinatory video (screencast plus e-lecture), Prof. Handke discusses the formal analysis of a sentences: First, in terms of its simple and phrasal categories and then by looking at the clausal structure.
How to Make an Easy Resume in Microsoft Word
Want to create a free resume online? https://xamplio.com Want to learn how to write a cover letter? Check out my video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRo26Gth7u0 Follow Xamplio on social media: https://twitter.com/xamplio https://www.facebook.com/xamplio This video shows how to make a simple, fast resume in Microsoft Word 2010, but the method and layout will work in just about any version of Word. The resume created in this video is flexible, easy to use, and easy for employers to scan. If you want to learn how to write the actual content of the resume, please check out my other video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fL5yAlqMU84 Also, if you have any questions, feel free to post them below. I am more than happy to answer them for you! Otherwise, feel free to ask questions on Twitter: https://twitter.com/xamplio
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GCSE English Language: Writing An Article
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How to Pass Functional Skills English Reading Level 2
The new Level Two Functional Skills English Reading exam is not easy. If you do not know the kind of answer the examiner is looking for it is easy to get questions wrong. There really is a method that you can learn to help ensure that you pass the exam. This video will show you how to get 20 marks in the exam by looking at some seven of the questions. It will guide you through how to answer them and pass the exam. The pass mark is usually 19 out of 30. If you are a student then I highly recommend having a past paper next to you while you watch this video - it could get confusing otherwise!
How to write the perfect speech
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Farshid Moussavi, "The Function of Style"
09/03/2015 What is the function of style today? If the 1970s were defined by Postmodernism and the 1980s by Deconstruction, how do we characterize the architecture of the 1990s to the present? Some built forms transmit affects of curvilinearity, others of crystallinity; some transmit multiplicity, others unity; some transmit cellularity, others openness; some transmit dematerialization, others weight. Does this immense diversity reflect a lack of common purpose? Farshid Moussavi will present the third volume in her "Function" series, The Function of Style, alongside projects of her London based firm, FMA, to argue that to see the coherence that underlies the diversity in contemporary architecture, style must be defined differently today, not as a representation but as a source of action through the political potency of affect.
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GCSE Language: How to write the perfect report
Follow the simple steps, practise and you should have no problem achieving an A*. Use the link below to access past exam questions: http://www.wjec.co.uk/index.php?subject=51&level=7&list=paper Thanks for watching! Please subscribe and then keep revising: register for HUNDREDS of FREE videos covering English, Maths and Science for GCSE and A-Level revision at http://tuitionkit.com
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10 Style Mysteries | Can You Solve Them? | Breast Pockets? | Dress Shirts Vs Button Downs?
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Typography Tutorial - 10 rules to help you rule type
Graphic Design Tutorial: 10 Typography rules to help you improve your type skills. Get better at graphic design by understanding how to use type. Improve your layouts instantly by following these 10 easy to follow rules. How can you quickly apply typographic rules to regain control of your layouts by following these 10 golden rules of typography? These rules are distilled down from the things that I learned by going to Art Center College of Design. Generally speaking, there are two types of typography– expressive typography (type is visual, carries the meaning of the word and sometimes appears as physical shapes) and functional typography (type that is meant to be read). I will focus on the latter. When starting out, it is best to learn the fundamentals of good design: hierarchy (primary, secondary and tierchiary reads), flow (how a person “reads” the layout by following the movement of their attention), legibility (in Western culture, type is read top to bottom, left to right so it’s important to arrange type accordingly), grouping (organizing blocks of type in intelligent and logical groups) and interest, achieved through contrast (scale, texture, color, density, negative space). Use any typeface you like as long as it’s one of the following: Akzidenz Grotesque, Avenir, Avant Garde, Bell Gothic, Bodoni, Bembo, Caslon, Clarendon, Courier, Din Mittelschrift, Franklin Gothic, Frutiger, Futura, Garamond, Gill Sans, Gotham, Helvetica, Letter Gothic, Memphis, Meta, OCRB, Rockwell, Sabon, Trade Gothic, Trajan and Univers. _________________________________________________________________ Great books to learn more about typography: Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works by Erik Spiekermann http://amzn.to/2iNXwC8 Josef Müller Brockmann Pioneer of Swiss Graphic Design http://amzn.to/2k7o5Yb Typography Manual @2017 Chris Do https://blind.com/blog/typography-manual/ _________________________________________________________________ Animation by: Leo Dinh Red Cat Motion http://redcatmotion.com Music and sound design by: Adam Sanborne http://adamsanborne.com _ Listen to our podcast on iTunes: The Futur https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-futur/id1152604340?mt=2 Android Stitcher http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/aaron/the-futur HOW TO SUPPORT THE FUTUR: Purchase a Kit: http://theskool.co/collections/all or subscribe to the secret and private Master mind group on Facebook with exclusive videos not released anywhere else. Use our Amazon Affiliate Link: http://astore.amazon.com/chrisdo-20 Buy useful design tools from Creative Market: https://creativemarket.com/?u=ChrisDo Get your business cards printed at Moo: http://www.moo.com/share/qn6x98 _ Connect with us online: http://thefuturishere.com https://www.facebook.com/theFuturisHere/ https://twitter.com/thefuturishere Need brand strategy help? Visit Blind LA’s WEBSITE: http://blind.com Connect with Chris Do: https://twitter.com/theChrisDo Twitter https://www.facebook.com/BizOfDesign https://www.instagram.com/thechrisdo Jose Caballer: https://twitter.com/joseCaballer Aaron Szekely: https://twitter.com/AaronSzekely The PROCESS Credits: Executive Producer– Chris Do Hosts– Chris Do Director– Aaron Szekely Cameraman– Aaron Szekely, Andrew Truong Producer– Aaron Szekely Editor– Aaron Szekely Show Open– designed by William VanSkaik, animated by Bara Kwon Intro Theme Song– Adam Sanborne www.adamsanborne.com Annotations– Isaiah Newcomer
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Background Music Instrumentals - relaxdaily - B-Sides N°1
Relaxdaily's instrumental background music: slow and relaxing music for work, to study, for yoga, spa and as music to relax. ► The CD version is now available on: https://shop.relaxdaily.net and ► Amazon: https://goo.gl/iodFWn Use this in your relaxation music playlist, as yoga music or as meditation music. I know, this is not the ordinary music for meditation, but it works for many people. Use it as music while you're studying, doing homework, working mentally or creatively, while reading, writing, while thinking or reflecting, dreaming, reviewing, making future plans. Some use it as sleep music, though there might be even calmer sleep music out there for you.... Call it chillout, ambient, New Age, instrumental, or background music - this is not as much about a genre as it is about a feeling. A way of life. With the relaxdaily project, I try to take a little heat from our (generally) too busy lives. As a soundtrack for you, when you feel the need for some positive, cooling, liberating tunes. Hope you enjoy the music, Have a great day, Michael (relaxdaily musician and video creator) B-Sides N°1 is a collection of 32 tracks that I created during the first 6 months of this project. ► Listen to this mix (B-Sides N°1) and more relaxdaily music also on Google Play, Apple Music and Spotify. ► My favorite focus music stream: https://relaxdaily.net/focus-music/ ► Enjoy another light and calm relaxdaily music mix of here on YouTube: “Season 3”: https://youtu.be/AzqTd73CCrA ► Subscribe to my YouTube channel: http://goo.gl/1WLRB (! don't forget to activate notifications via notification bell!) © 2011-2017 relaxdaily
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Architecture Short Course: How to Develop a Design Concept
All architecture begins with a concept. If you’re struggling to find one, curious about what one is, or wondering how architects begin their projects; this short course will walk you through the process I use and some of the techniques I rely on to develop architectural concepts all illustrated with one of my residential projects. Design is a dialogue, and the concept ensures you have something to talk about. In this video I discuss the precise steps I take when beginning each project and how those steps lead me to an architectural concept. Before we can develop the concept, we have to first understand the practical constraints. My design process begins only after gathering and assessing all the given parameters for a project. Now, this primarily consists of three types of information. There’s information derived from the site - things like: local climate, the prevailing winds, the solar aspect, vegetation, neighboring structures, the site’s history, and any unique liabilities or opportunities. The site of course also comes along with legal frameworks for development, which describe where and what we can and can’t build. The second type of information we’ll gather is from the client. Every client has a set of cultural beliefs and preconceptions, preferences and agendas. Of course, we’ll want to determine their budget, and understand the personality traits and organizational politics which might also shape the design. The client and the building type together determine what architects call, “the program” which is essentially a detailed accounting of all the spaces the building will contain. And the third type of information I gather is related to the building typology – is it a museum, a home…or a school for example? To learn about a building typology we often conduct an analysis of notable or relevant historical precedents. We want to know the essential problems these types of structures grapple with. Understanding the history of the archetype allows us to approach a problem from a fresh perspective. All of this is necessary information that we collect for every project. This inventory can also serve as the progenitor for the design concept – our seed idea. And, rather than shunting creativity, these constraints often incite the creative process. Concept Inspirations Discussed: - Site - Client - Narrative - Materials - Structural - Mainifestos - Formal As with a good film, the setting, the characters, the cinematography, and the plot all conspire to make it what it is. It’s the experience you’ll recall rather than the concept per se. Sure, the concept sets the film in motion and it’s the starting point for all that follows. But this concept – the one or two-line description – can’t possible capture the richness and depth of the finished film…or in our case the architecture. Yet without it, the work is unfulfilling and so it should be clear that the concept is necessary for all our work as architects. // GEAR I USE // DSLR CAMERA: * Canon 70D: http://amzn.to/29klz7k LENSES: * Canon 24mm f2.8 Lens: http://amzn.to/29l7ac5 * Canon 40mm f2.8 Lens: http://amzn.to/29x2QcI AUDIO: * Rode VideoMic Pro (hotshoe mtd.): http://amzn.to/29qlNM3 * ATR-2100 USB (dynamic mic): http://amzn.to/2dFDaKp ARCHITECTURE GEAR: * Prismacolor Markers: http://thirtybyforty.com/markers * Timelapse Camera: http://thirtybyforty.com/brinno * AutoCAD LT: http://amzn.to/2dxjMDH * SketchUp PRO: http://amzn.to/2cRcojz * HP T120 Plotter: http://amzn.to/2dBGf1O * Adobe CC Photography (Photoshop/Lightroom) Plan: http://amzn.to/2dhq5ap STARTUP TOOLKIT: * Architect + Entrepreneur Startup Toolkit: http://thirtybyforty.com/SPL -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: "Problems and Challenges - A Day in the Life of an Architect Vlog" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHR3Iqm5464 -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
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Formal Conversation
This is a fictitious formal conversation between a teacher and a parent, talking about registering a child at a new school. It's a study clip for BSL pre-level 3.
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ICSE Class X English Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme
ICSE Class X English Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme. Check out the Exam Structure and Marks Distribution for ICSC Class 10 English Course and Structure of Question Paper Also See ICSE Class X Geography Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme https://youtu.be/udFq3_Ohoi0 ICSE English Exam Pattern Class X https://youtu.be/vs2yQEXQ0T4 Check out ICSE History and Civics Exam Pattern for Class 10 https://youtu.be/os2BY9QjhEE Our website ( https://www.successcds.net ) is one of the leading portal on Entrance Exams and Admissions in India. Also visit our Channel for Entrance Exams in India FAQs & Application Process, GK & Current Affairs, Communication Skills Follow us: https://www.facebook.com/SuccessCD https://google.com/+successcds https://twitter.com/entranceexam https://twitter.com/successcds https://www.youtube.com/successcds1 https://www.youtube.com/englishacademy1
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Report Writing
This video lecture explains how to put a report together as an assignment, and focuses on the elements which are required in a good report.
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Microsoft Word - Create Form (Office 2007/2010/2013/2016)
In this video learn to create forms using Control buttons in Microsoft Word. Create forms with fields to fill in details, a date picker, a picture placeholder and also combo or list box for users to pick from a list. Also learn about templates. Here is the link part 2 for auto-updating Header once the Form is protected. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUHfQ1Ln_3Q Tutorial on "Create Online Forms" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yz76iqKNMfc
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Body language, the power is in the palm of your hands | Allan Pease | TEDxMacquarieUniversity
Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: http://bit.ly/1FAg8hB Allan Pease is an Honorary Professor of Psychology at ULIM International University, who researches and studies selling relationships and human communication. He teaches simple, field-tested skills and techniques that get results. And he delivers his message in a humorous way, which motivates people to want to use. Allan's own experience and record in the field of selling, motivating and training is equalled by few others. He is a born achiever, starting his career at the age of 10. Globally known as "Mr Body Language", his programs are used by businesses and governments to teach powerful relationship skills. His messages are relevant to any area of life that involves winning people over and getting them to like you, co-operate, follow you or say 'yes'. For more information on Allan Pease, click on the link below: https://www.facebook.com/AllanandBarbaraPease In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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5 Best Wallets For Gentlemen - Quality Leather Billfold, Card Case, Phone, Slim & Men's Coat Wallet
Check out our in-depth guide to Men's wallets, here: http://gentl.mn/mens-wallet-guide To cop the boutonniere I'm wearing: https://gentl.mn/2kvyaKX #wallets #bestwallets #notsponsored For quality wallets, check out: http://gentl.mn/quality-wallets-for-men Just like clothes, wallets can have a huge impact on your wardrobe and it should be an extension of your personality. First, let's talk a bit about wallet history. It was first introduced after paper money became popular in the US in 1690. The first wallet was introduced by the Massachusetts Bay Company. The pocket-sized wallet that we know today became popular in the 1950's. 1. Open pore leather. You want to look for a leather that is not pigment coated or at least minimally. You want an open pore structure because that enables the leather to develop a patina and over time, it will just age better. 2. Divider. Majority of wallets has a single liner that is made out of a cheap fabric material, it gives a cheap sound and it will wear out very quickly. 3. Edges. Most wallets have edges that are simply folded once then cut on the inside and left like that. While this wallet is functional, you'll collect dirt around the edge and the edge may fray. Both of which make it look old. A much better way to construct the edges is to use a double folded edge, you can see the outer shell is folded and so is the inside liner. 4. An alternative way to finish the edge on a wallet is to edge paint it. To do that, you use a Filiteuse which is a small tool that is hot and you'll add wax and paint to seal and finish off the edge so it doesn't fray and wear easily. 5. Card slots. If you go with nicely made compartments made of leather that are folded and sewn individually, you end up with a much stronger wallet and you'll be able to use it for years to come. 6. Corners of the wallet. The pointier they are, the more likely they are to catch something in your pocket and they come out less easily. Therefore, you always want a wallet that has nicely rounded edges so you don't pull any threads in your clothing and you can easily take it in and out of your pocket. 7. Details and contrast stitching. Usually shows you that somebody put thought into the product. 8. If you have an alligator leather wallet, chances are, the overall workmanship is much higher becaue the leather cost would be much higher. 9. Not to have any plastic. Most wallets feature some form of plastic whether it's the liner, or some case, usually it ages prematurely and it just looks cheap. 10. Initials can be very popular on a wallet and while they're not necessarily a quality hallmark, you should look for something that is just plain embossed without gold and solver foil because that will stand the test of time. TYPES OF WALLETS 1. Wallets with a coin purse. If you carry coins, simply put them in the coin pocket of your pants and you will have a much slimmer wallet in your chest which gives it a nice silhouette. 2. Billfold. It's called that way because the bills in there are folded and it usually has about 6-8 card slots, sometimes, even more, and it folds a single time. 3. Minimalist wallets. These are meant to be much thinner and usually you can only put about 4-5 cards on them and maybe some cash but otherwise, they won't take anymore. 4. Coat wallet which is longer so that bills don't have to be folded. 5. Smartphone holders with card slots. While it's convenient to have everything in one place, the problem can be that it simply gets too thick in your pocket. 6. Old cigarette holders or business card cases. They're big enough to hold credit cards or check cards and your ID as well as some cash. In terms of color, I suggest you start with something like black or brown however, those are very boring colors and everybody has them so try to get something with a contrasting inside. If you don't like that, you can also look at different colors. Personally, I like burgundy or cordovan or dark chocolate brown. Of course, if you really want to be extrovert, you can go with green, orange, or red. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Most Popular videos: How to accept a compliment - https://youtu.be/_EKXNmM1PUo 101 things that change when you dress up - https://youtu.be/JyGDd_iYaCI How to tie a Bow Tie - https://youtu.be/2I3cfa0BOOc --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Want to stay updated? Sign up here for free: https://gentl.mn/2g1T0Qg Want to see more videos? Subscribe to our channel! https://www.youtube.com/user/thegentlemansgazette --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Gentleman's Gazette https://gentl.mn/2g1PTIq https://www.gentlemansgazette.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gentlemansgazette FREE EBOOK: https://gentl.mn/2g1T0Qg
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23. Language
(May 21, 2010) Professor Robert Sapolsky gives a lecture on language. He describes the similarities and differences between different human and animal languages. He focuses on how we use language to communicate with each other, how we communicate with animals, and how animals commute with each other. Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu/ Stanford Department of Biology: http://biology.stanford.edu/ Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford
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How to write the perfect newspaper article
Whether you're revising for exams, or just looking for a quick revision guide, this useful video will help you achieve the perfect mark newspaper article. Thanks for watching! Please subscribe and then keep revising: register for HUNDREDS of FREE videos covering English, Maths and Science for GCSE and A-Level revision at http://tuitionkit.com
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CV/Resume and Cover Letters
CV /resume writing is the way a candidate projects him/herself to a screening committee or selection committee. This lectures deals with elements of CV writing , along with writing a cover letter. It also distinguishes between chronological and functional CVs.
formal 1 to 1 conversation
This is a practise formal one to one conversation for pre level 3.
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√ Stereotypes and Regional Language Part 2  | English | iitutor
https://www.iitutor.com • Every region has its own way of speaking. • Composers emphasise the way a character speaks to reveal details. • You can learn the character’s nationality, if they are rural or from a city, level of education , personality traits all from their patterns of speech. • Vernacular: language specific to a region. • Examples:  ‘chuck a u-ie’- to do a u-turn.  ‘fair dinkum’- genuine  ‘knackered’- exhausted/tired. • May be used as a technique when discussing language in Experience Through Language. • Idioms are another common use of language that can be examples of vernacular. • Phrases that have a meaning which has nothing to do with the words in the phrase. • You can only understand them by hearing them before. • e.g. “to kick the bucket” means to die. • e.g. an Australian example such as “a kangaroo loose in the top paddock” means you are crazy or mentally unwell. • Australian literature covers every topic, style and form imaginable. • Certain Australian classics created and spread an Australian national identity. • Examples  My Brilliant Career: Miles Franklin  The Magic Pudding: Norman Lindsay  Cuddlepot and Snugglepie: May Gibbs. The Ripping Yarn • First Australian genre. • Telling tales of daring feats in a new unknown place. • Stories of natural disasters, fights and exploration. • Heroes against snakes, droughts, wild horses, convicts, and clashes with Aborigines. • Bush poetry has been popular in Australia since the 1800. • Usually has a strong working class voice: focus on vernacular and idioms. • Focus on outdoor work, such as droving, mining or being a travelling swagman. • Made famous by Banjo Patterson and Henry Lawson. Example: A Bush Christening, by Banjo Patterson • Outer Barcoo – country living, setting is the Australian bush. • Scanty – colloquialism for ‘few’ → there aren’t many religious people in this bush town. • Steady rhythm already forming. “On a road never cross’d ‘cept by folk that are lost One Michael Magee had a shanty.” • Cross’d and ‘cept → shortened versions of the words, colloquial and informal tone. • Folk → slang for the people in this area. • Shanty → a small house in the country.
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