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See you = Cu

What about you? = Wbu?

Ok = K/Okies/kk

I don’t care = Idc

By the way = Btw

Talk to you later = Ttyl

For your information = Fyi

Number = #

Tonight = 2ny8/2nite

For you = 4u

Laughing out loud = Lol/lolz

Message = msg

Text = Txt

Said in context = Sic

With respect to = Wrt

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Collective Nouns


A group of teachers (शिक्षकों का समूह) → staff

A group of labourers (मजदूरों का समूह) → gang

A group of players (खिलाड़ियों  का समूह) → team

A group of magistrates (न्यायाधीशों का समूह) → bench

A group of thieves (चोरों का समूह) → gang/ pack

A group of natives (मूल निवासियों का समूह) → tribe  

A group of musicians (संगीतकारों का समूह) → band/orchestra

A group of scouts (स्काउट का समूह) → troo

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Commonly Mispronounced Foreign Food Items


Many a time, we find it difficult to pronounce the exotic foreign dishes names.
अगर आपको continental cuisines के नाम सही तरह से pronounce करने में problem होती है, then we are here to help.smile
To learn how to pronounce foreign food items, go on and read our blog on 'Commonly Mispronounced Foreign Food Items'.
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Quote of the week


Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.

हमेशा ध्यान में रखिये कि आपका सफल होने का संकल्प किसी भी और संकल्प से महत्त्वपूर्ण है।

Abraham Lincoln ( अब्राहम लिंकन )

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Foreign Phrases commonly used in English


ad hominem: व्यक्ति विशेष के लिये लांछन युक्त प्रतिक्रिया (of an argument or reaction) directed against a person rather than the position they are maintaining)

The candidates agreed to focus on the issues rather than making ad hominem attacks against each other. (उम्मीदवार एक दूसरे के खिलाफ लांछन युक्त प्रतिक्रिया के बजाय मुद्दों पर ध्यान केंद्रित करने के लिए सहमत हुए।)

ad infinitum:  अनंत काल तक (continuing or repeated without ever ending; endlessly)

It is their arrogance that guarantees their failures will repeat ad infinitum. (यह उनका अहंकार है जो अनंत काल तक उनकी नाकामी को दोहराने की गारंटी देता है।)

Ad libitum: बिना तैयारी के (Speak or perform without previously preparing one's words)

He is famous for singing ad libitum. (वह बिना तैयारी के गायन के लिए प्रसिद्ध है।)

ad valorem: मूल्यवर्धित कर ((tax or duty) levied according to the value of the goods or transaction)

Property ad valorem taxes are the major source of revenues for state and municipal governments. (मूल्यवर्धित कर संपत्ति राज्य और नगरपालिका सरकारों के लिए राजस्व का प्रमुख स्रोत हैं।)

agent provocateur: प्रतिनिधि (जो गलत कार्य करने वाले को पकड़वाता है)/ अपराध के लिए उकसाने वाला (someone employed to induce others to do illegal acts so that they can be convicted)

An agent provocateur came here for investigation. (अपराध के लिए उकसाने वाला प्रतिनिधि यहां जांच के लिए आया था।)

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