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  • 08:17 New How Would We Communicate with Alien Life? - with Carl Sagan

    How Would We Communicate with Alien Life? - with Carl Sagan

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    If life exists elsewhere in the Universe, would we be able to communicate with it? In this clip from the 1977 CHRISTMAS LECTURES "The planets", Carl Sagan demonstrates how we could send a signal that would make sense to intelligent beings that have evolve

  • 10:15 New How To Draw Mary And Joseph - Nativity

    How To Draw Mary And Joseph - Nativity

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    Yesterday, Austin and I learned how to draw baby Jesus in a manger. So today, Hadley and I are learning how to draw Mary and Joseph! When doing this lesson you could leave extra space between Mary and Joseph so that you have room to draw baby Jesus after.

  • 02:46 New Batman's Village of Fools: Gotham, England

    Batman's Village of Fools: Gotham, England

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    There's a link from a 13th century legend, to a 16th century insult book, to a 19th century writer, to a 20th century comic book hero. And it starts in a small village near Nottingham, in the time of Robin Hood. Here's why Batman comes from Gotham City. (

  • 03:11 New Sign Language in a Mirror - with Charles Stirling

    Sign Language in a Mirror - with Charles Stirling

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    Is sign language left or right handed? Can it be mirrored without losing its message? Charles Stirling seeks answers to these questions in the 1992 CHRISTMAS LECTURES "Our World Through the Looking Glass". Subscribe for regular science videos: http://bit.

  • 03:53 How to Speak Backwards - with Eric Laithwaite

    How to Speak Backwards - with Eric Laithwaite

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    When looking into a mirror, you see a likeness of yourself, but it is not you. Would you be able to communicate with your mirror double? Eric Laithwaite attempts speaking backwards as an option. Subscribe for regular science videos: http://bit.ly/RiSubscR

  • 02:11 Mimicry vs Language - with Sir David Attenborough

    Mimicry vs Language - with Sir David Attenborough

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    Some animals have the physical equipment to mimic human speech, but that doesn’t mean they have the brain to understand human language. In this clip from ‘The language of animals’ (1973) Sir David Attenborough chats with a greater Indian hill myna. Subscr

  • 02:57 The North Wind and the Sun: A Fable by Aesop

    The North Wind and the Sun: A Fable by Aesop

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    This short animated film illustrates the fable in which the warm sun proves to the cold wind that persuasion is better than force when it comes to making a man remove his coat. Directed by Les Drew & Rhoda Leyer - 1972

  • 01:31 Houston's 'We Have a Problem' Problem

    Houston's 'We Have a Problem' Problem

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    The often misquoted line from Apollo 13 astronauts--"Houston, we've had a problem"--comes up a lot in everyday life, and that annoys a lot of Houstonians. Photo: NASA Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street

  • 02:12 How Bill Gates reads books

    How Bill Gates reads books

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    Bill Gates reads about 50 books a year, which breaks down to about one a week. He told us the four things he does to get the most out of his reading. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/kdDpXu FOLLOW QUARTZ: Facebook: https://goo.gl/DsmLvx Twitter: https://goo.gl/r

  • 04:47 The myth of Prometheus - Iseult Gillespie

    The myth of Prometheus - Iseult Gillespie

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-myth-of-prometheus-iseult-gillespie Before the creation of humanity, the Greek gods won a great battle against a race of giants called the Titans. M

  • 11:42 Mythical Mountains: Crash Course World Mythology #33

    Mythical Mountains: Crash Course World Mythology #33

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    Our mythical places series continues, and this week Mike Rugnetta is talking about some stories that revolve around mountains. Mountains loom large in human stories, not least because mountains are, well, large. So ascend with us to the lofty peaks of The

  • 05:10 The Truth About "Elementary, My Dear Watson"

    The Truth About "Elementary, My Dear Watson"

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    If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling packa

  • 06:35 Why are Buffalo Wings Called That?

    Why are Buffalo Wings Called That?

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    Free monthly data with TunnelBear: http://tunnelbear.com/brainfood If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voic

  • 14:28 1984 by George Orwell, Part 1: Crash Course Literature 401

    1984 by George Orwell, Part 1: Crash Course Literature 401

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    In which John Green returns for a dystopian new season of Crash Course Literature! We're starting with George Orwell's classic look at the totalitarian state that could be in post-war England. Winston Smith is under the eye of Big Brother, and making us t

  • 04:28 How many verb tenses are there in English? - Anna Ananichuk

    How many verb tenses are there in English? - Anna Ananichuk

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-many-verb-tenses-are-there-in-english-anna-ananichuk How many different verb tenses are there in a language like English? At first, the answer seems

  • 01:59 The Serial Comma - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    The Serial Comma - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Why don't they call it the Merriam-Webster comma? See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:59 How to Read a French Menu - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    How to Read a French Menu - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Enjoy some vichyssoise or amuse-bouche without begging pardon for your French. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:03 Is It 'Attorney Generals' Or 'Attorneys General'? - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Is It 'Attorney Generals' Or 'Attorneys General'? - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    'Poets laureate'? 'Court-martials'? The curious history of postpositive adjectives in English. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:50 Okay? - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Okay? - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Bizarre origins of the world's most recognized word. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:11 What Ironic Really Means - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    What Ironic Really Means - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    "Rain on your wedding day" and other disputed usages. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:56 "Mispronunciations" That May Be Fine - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    "Mispronunciations" That May Be Fine - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    "Mischievous," "nuclear," and other words to pronounce with caution. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:59 How a Word Gets into the Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    How a Word Gets into the Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    What our editors are looking for when they choose words for Merriam-Webster's. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:01 A vs. An - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    A vs. An - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    When to use one or the other, and "an" historical exception or two. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm

  • 02:05 Gourmet - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Gourmet - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Labels for foodies: the difference between "gourmet," "gourmand," and "epicure." See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:32 Than & Then - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Than & Then - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    When to use "than" and when to use "then," and when those rules get tricky. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:57 Soop vs. Soup - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Soop vs. Soup - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Noah Webster: the man who changed the way we spell... up to a point. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:53 Ending a Sentence with a Preposition - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Ending a Sentence with a Preposition - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    An old-fashioned rule we can no longer put up with. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:52 Who vs. Whom - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Who vs. Whom - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Good news for those who feel stuffy saying "whom." See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:06 Christmas vs. Xmas - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Christmas vs. Xmas - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    The surprising history behind this controversial abbreviation. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:53 Reign vs. Rein - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Reign vs. Rein - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Merriam-Webster Associate Editor Kory Stamper explains the differences between reign and rein. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 01:59 Octopus - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Octopus - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Kory Stamper, an Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster, talks about the plural version of octopus. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm

  • 02:01 Penultimate - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Penultimate - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster Editor at Large, explains the meaning of penultimate. For more videos, visit http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 02:05 Fewer vs Less - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Fewer vs Less - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Emily Brewster, an Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster, explains the correct usage of fewer and less. For more videos, visit http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 01:59 I before E - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    I before E - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Kory Stamper, an Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster, explains the 'i before e' rule of grammar. For more videos, visit http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 01:46 Affect vs Effect - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Affect vs Effect - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Emily Brewster, an Associate Editor at Merriam-Webster, explains the proper usage of the words affect and effect. For more videos, visit http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/asktheeditor.htm.

  • 02:24 Is it 'I Could Care Less' or 'I Couldn't Care Less'? - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Is it 'I Could Care Less' or 'I Couldn't Care Less'? - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    If you don't care about something, do you say "I couldn't care less" or "I could care less"? The logical choice is "I couldn't care less"—but our research suggests that "I could care less" may be the earlier phrase. What's a careful speaker to do? Editor

  • 01:51 How Icy Greenland Got Its Name - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    How Icy Greenland Got Its Name - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Greenland isn't green—in fact, it's icier than Iceland. So how did it end up with such a misleading name? Editor Kory Stamper explains. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:10 Alright vs. All Right - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Alright vs. All Right - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Although the spelling alright has been in use for over 200 years, some critics have insisted alright is all wrong. Others maintain that alright and all right have distinct meanings and serve different purposes. Emily Brewster explains. See more videos at

  • 02:05 How to Use the Subjunctive in English - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    How to Use the Subjunctive in English - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Associate Editor Kory Stamper explains why the subjunctive mood, used to express wishes, doubts, and other things contrary to fact, can be tricky. We wish it were easier to understand. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:06 Sneaked vs. Snuck - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Sneaked vs. Snuck - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    How the irregular snuck sneaked into the dictionary. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:47 There, They're, Their - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    There, They're, Their - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    There, there. We'll sort it out. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:09 Further vs. Farther - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Further vs. Farther - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    They started as same word, but their meanings have drifted apart over time. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:06 Bring vs. Take - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Bring vs. Take - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Both words imply motion, but the difference may be all in your head. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:17 Lay vs. Lie - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Lay vs. Lie - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Tripping up English Speakers for 700 years. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:08 ‘Try and’ vs. ‘Try to’ - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    ‘Try and’ vs. ‘Try to’ - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    When you’re not sure which is right, try to remember to use “try to.” See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:56 Fun, Funner, Funnest - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Fun, Funner, Funnest - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Why does it sound strange to say “funner” or “funnest?" See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:59 How the Months Got Their Names - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    How the Months Got Their Names - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    December comes from the Latin word for "tenth." So then why is it our twelfth month? See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:58 Webster’s Dictionary of 1864 - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Webster’s Dictionary of 1864 - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    The landmark edition that transformed the way dictionaries are made. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:12 "It is I" vs. "It's me" - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    "It is I" vs. "It's me" - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Which is right? The answer is complicated. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:09 That vs. Which - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    That vs. Which - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    When to use each (and when not to get annoyed about their use). See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:55 i.e. vs. e.g. - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    i.e. vs. e.g. - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Often used, often confused. Here's some guidance and insight. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:24 The Longest Word in the Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    The Longest Word in the Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    It's not "antidisestablishmentarianism" after all, and here's the short, sweet reason why. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:07 Its vs. It's - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Its vs. It's - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Some practical guidance, and interesting history, about a common mistake. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:16 Weird Plurals - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Weird Plurals - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    One goose, two geese. One moose, two... moose. What's up with that? See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:02 Healthy vs. Healthful - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Healthy vs. Healthful - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Why both words are equally good for you. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 02:02 The Ampersand & More - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    The Ampersand & More - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    Where the "and" symbol comes from. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:56 I vs. Me - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    I vs. Me - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    "Between you and __"? Simple guidance for a tricky pronoun. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:50 Literally - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Literally - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts. See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 01:51 Irregardless - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

    Irregardless - Merriam-Webster Ask the Editor

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    It is in fact a real word (but that doesn't mean you should use it). See more videos at http://www.merriam-webster.com/video/index.htm

  • 05:48 Teacher helps a student to overcome his stutter for an English exam

    Teacher helps a student to overcome his stutter for an English exam

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    A teacher helps a student to overcome his stutter for an English exam in the Educating Yorkshire: Musharaf series. This is a very moving clip worth watching.

  • 04:36 How to make your writing suspenseful - Victoria Smith

    How to make your writing suspenseful - Victoria Smith

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-to-make-your-writing-suspenseful-victoria-smith What makes a good horror story? Hideous monsters and fountains of blood might seem like a good place

  • 06:09 Why should you read "Macbeth"? - Brendan Pelsue

    Why should you read "Macbeth"? - Brendan Pelsue

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-macbeth-brendan-pelsue There’s a play so powerful that an old superstition says its name should never be uttered in a theater. A pla

  • 08:05 Time Travel in Fiction Rundown

    Time Travel in Fiction Rundown

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    Thanks to YouTube RED’s new original series, LIFELINE, for sponsoring this video. Watch the first episode for free: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ru4zkxNuJ_I And thanks to my friends Sam and Niko (and all the rest) at the Corridor Digital channel for ma

  • 05:15 What the names for bodies of water mean

    What the names for bodies of water mean

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    What do all those bodies of water really mean? In this episode of Vox Almanac, Phil Edwards travels through the map to define bodies of water. Find Phil Edwards on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/philedwardsinc1 Bodies of water seem simple: but th

  • 03:37 Why ‘Raining Cats and Dogs’ Is More Than an Expression

    Why ‘Raining Cats and Dogs’ Is More Than an Expression

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    The phenomenon of animals falling from the sky is (literally) of biblical proportions, with legends and stories permeating cultures across the globe. While some postulate that these are mass migrations gone awry, others have more supernatural explanations

  • 05:59 Why should you read James Joyce's "Ulysses"? - Sam Slote

    Why should you read James Joyce's "Ulysses"? - Sam Slote

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    Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: http://adbl.co/2y0J0DT Check out James Joyce's "Ulysses": https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/ulysses View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-s

  • 06:13 How Mario Got His Mustache (and His Name!)

    How Mario Got His Mustache (and His Name!)

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    For more cool stories about the history of video games, check us out on Watchable: http://www.watchable.com/playlists/zyznMwaE4VnN-8-bit-legacy Gamer or not, you know Mario. Nintendo’s high-pitched, turtle-squashing Italian plumber has become a beloved st

  • 05:36 Why should you read Virgil's "Aeneid"? - Mark Robinson

    Why should you read Virgil's "Aeneid"? - Mark Robinson

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-virgil-s-aeneid-mark-robinson In 19 BC, the Roman poet Virgil suffered heatstroke and died on his journey back to Italy. On his deat

  • 03:02 Schoolhouse rock, Busy Prepositions

    Schoolhouse rock, Busy Prepositions

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    The relatively new original grammar cartoon that catchy and really helps you remember!

  • 04:36 Why are Continental Breakfasts Called That?

    Why are Continental Breakfasts Called That?

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    If you happen to like our videos and have a few bucks to spare to support our efforts, check out our Patreon page where we've got a variety of perks for our Patrons, including Simon's voice on your GPS and the ever requested Simon Whistler whistling packa

  • 06:03 Why should you read Virginia Woolf? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read Virginia Woolf? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: http://www.audible.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-virginia-woolf-iseult-gillespie How best can we understand the internal experience of alienatio

  • 05:28 The real reason To Kill A Mockingbird became so famous

    The real reason To Kill A Mockingbird became so famous

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    Find Overrated on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/OverratedTheShow/ In this episode of Overrated, Vox's Phil Edwards investigates the largely unheralded business reason behind the success of Harper Lee's "To Kill A Mockingbird." Harper Lee's To Ki

  • 13:05 The World’s Most Magnificent Libraries

    The World’s Most Magnificent Libraries

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    In this reel, we circumnavigate the globe in search of some of the most unusual and awe-inspiring libraries collecting more than just books. We begin in Alaska at a particularly *macabre* library checking out preserved and taxidermied animals, head on ove

  • 03:41 Months of the Year Song for Kids by NUMBEROCK | English

    Months of the Year Song for Kids by NUMBEROCK | English

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    Enjoy our growing library of math videos ad-free at https://www.numberock.com. ◀ SAFE LINK Video's Lesson Plan: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Units-of-Time-Seconds-Minutes-Hours-Days-Months-and-Years-Musical-Math-2264663 ◀ SAFE LINK NUMBEROC

  • 05:44 Where do new words come from? - Marcel Danesi

    Where do new words come from? - Marcel Danesi

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    Check out the Mysteries of Vernacular series: https://ed.ted.com/mysteries-of-vernacular View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/where-do-new-words-come-from-marcel-danesi There are over 170,000 words currently in use in the English language. Yet eve

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  • 02:46 Introduction to Grammar | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to Grammar | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Khan Academy Grammarian David Rheinstrom welcomes you to his favorite topic: the study of language, its rules, and its conventions. By understanding English – by speaking it, by writing it, by reading this very sentence – you are a grammarian yourself! Wa

  • 04:57 Irregular plural nouns |– foreign plurals | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Irregular plural nouns |– foreign plurals | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    You don't need to know how to speak Latin and Greek in order to understand English, but some words in English come from those languages. It's helpful to know how some Greek and Latin words change from singular to plural. Practice this yourself on Khan Aca

  • 01:26 Introduction to verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Let's explore what verbs are, and what they do! David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/e/identifying-verbs?utm_source=YT&utm_medium

  • 01:46 Introduction to verb tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to verb tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    An understanding of verb tense will make you into a TIME WIZARD, with the ability to control the past, the present, and the future – with your words, anyway. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/

  • 02:01 The present tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The present tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    How do we talk about things that are happening right now? Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/v/the-past-tense-verbs-the-parts-of-speech?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=grammar Misse

  • 02:00 The past tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The past tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    When you want to talk about events that have already happened, you use the past tense. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/v/the-future-tense-verbs-the-parts-of-speech?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=

  • 02:50 The future tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The future tense | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    When you want to talk about the future in English, you use the future tense. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/v/linking-verbs-the-parts-of-speech-grammar?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_ca

  • 02:54 Helping verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Helping verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We've established that verbs can show actions and link ideas together. Now, let's talk about how some verbs can be used to help other verbs. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/gra

  • 03:02 Linking verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Linking verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    In a previous video, we established that one thing verbs can do is show actions, like "the bear runs." Verbs can also link ideas to one another, like "the bear looks cheerful." Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofs

  • 03:29 Introduction to irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Words like "walk" and "look" are regular verbs – they behave in a predictable way. But there's a whole class of words in English, called irregular verbs, that are harder to predict. David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Acad

  • 01:53 The funky -ed irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The funky -ed irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    These are the most regular of the irregular verbs; while they don't behave exactly like regular verbs, like present tense "walk" become past tense "walked", they do maintain the "-ed" sound. It's just spelled differently. Practice this yourself on Khan Ac

  • 03:11 The vowel-shift irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The vowel-shift irregular verb | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    This group of irregular verbs have vowel sounds that change in a predictable way, when they go from the present to the past tense. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs

  • 03:14 The irregular verb gets taken for a ride | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The irregular verb gets taken for a ride | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    This group of irregular verbs have vowel sounds that change in a predictable way, when they go from the present to the past tense. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs

  • 02:53 The truly irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    The truly irregular verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Some irregular verbs just won't be categorized. They don't fit into neat little boxes. These are those verbs. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/grammar-verbs/e/intro-to-irregular

  • 01:50 Introduction to verb aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Introduction to verb aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 01:32 Simple Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Simple Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 02:45 Progressive Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Progressive Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 02:31 Perfect Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Perfect Aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    If verb tense allows you to control the past, the present, and the future, then aspect gives you even finer control over time. David, Khan Academy's resident grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.o

  • 02:11 Perfect progressive aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Perfect progressive aspect | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We use the perfect progressive aspect to talk about an action that was once ongoing, but has since completed, like "I had been waiting for twenty minutes." Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/pa

  • 04:53 Modal verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Modal verbs | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    There's a class of helper verbs known as modals that we use to express a bunch of conditions: we can use them to give advice, make guesses at how necessary or likely something is, make requests of people, and so on. They're super useful. Practice this you

  • 02:00 What is a pronoun? | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    What is a pronoun? | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Pronouns are words that can replace nouns, like the way "it" replaces "elephant" in "I looked at the elephant. It was grey." Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/e/the-q

  • 03:15 Personal pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Personal pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Let's meet the personal pronouns! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/e/meet-the-personal-pronoun?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=grammar Watch the next less

  • 04:52 Possessive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Possessive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We can use pronouns to show possession relationships, describing what things belong to which people, like "her shoe" or "the book is mine." Possessive pronouns come in two flavors: adjective and noun! David, KA's resident grammarian, covers the difference

  • 05:10 Reflexive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Reflexive pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We use reflexive pronouns (like "herself" and "ourselves") when the subject and the object of a sentence are the same thing. David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/gra

  • 01:56 Relative pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Relative pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    We use the relative pronouns to connect clauses together, like "the man *who sold the world* is coming over for dinner." David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/

  • 05:41 That versus which | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    That versus which | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Much has been made of the distinction between "that" and "which" in English, but it can mostly be summed up in two points: 1. "That" doesn't work so well with commas. 2. "Which" doesn't work so well with people. David the Grammarian explains. Watch the ne

  • 04:47 Who versus whom | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Who versus whom | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    When do you use who, and when do you use whom? David, KA's grammarian, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-pronoun/e/relative-pronouns?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&u

  • 05:34 Subject and object pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Subject and object pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Before we get any further with pronouns, let's cover what the difference between a subject and an object pronoun is, because the distinction between those two concepts will start coming up a good deal. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: htt

  • 04:39 Grammatical person and pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Grammatical person and pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    There's this idea in grammar called grammatical person that helps describe who's being talked about in a sentence. David, KA's Grammar Fellow, explains. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/parts

  • 05:18 Pronoun number | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Pronoun number | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    The difference between something being singular or plural is what we call 'grammatical number' in English. Here's how that idea applies to pronouns! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofsp

  • 05:03 Indefinite Pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Indefinite Pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David, Khan Academy's Grammar Fellow, covers three nifty features of indefinite pronouns, which are pronouns that are just a little vague, y'know? Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspee

  • 02:55 Emphatic pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Emphatic pronouns | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Sometimes we use reflexive pronouns like "myself" and "ourselves" for emphasis in a sentence, like, "If you won't help me, then I'll do it myself!" KA's Grammar Fellow, David, explains this usage. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://

  • 09:03 BONUS VIDEO | Singular They | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    BONUS VIDEO | Singular They | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    You may have been hearing a lot about the "singular they" recently. But what is it? How does it work, what is its history, and is it grammatical? Let's find out. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/the-modif

  • 03:50 Adjectives and commas | Adjectives | Khan Academy

    Adjectives and commas | Adjectives | Khan Academy

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    When using more than one adjective, sometimes you put a comma between them and sometimes you don't. Learn how to tell when you need a comma in this video! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-modifier/e/commas-

  • 04:33 Coordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Coordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Coordinating conjunctions connect parts of sentences to each other. David explains how. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/e/meet-the-conjunction?utm_source=YT&utm_me

  • 05:27 Subordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Subordinating conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Subordinating conjunctions join two parts of complex sentences––independent clauses to dependent clauses. David explains how. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/e/coo

  • 03:12 Correlative conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Correlative conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Correlative conjunctions work in pairs to connect parts of sentences. David teaches you how they do it! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/e/correlative-conjuntions?u

  • 06:08 Beginning sentences with conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Beginning sentences with conjunctions | The parts of speech | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Is it okay to begin a sentence with a conjunction like "but" or "because"? Yes. David explains why. Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/partsofspeech/conjunctions/v/correlative-conjunctions?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=D

  • 02:52 Three ways to end a sentence | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Three ways to end a sentence | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, introduce the three ways to end a sentence: the period, the exclamation point, and the question mark. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-comma/e/three-ways-to-end-a

  • 03:59 Meet the Comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Meet the Comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige introduce you to the superhero of the punctuation world: the comma! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: . Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/

  • 02:18 Salutations and valedictions | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Salutations and valedictions | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, talk about how to address and sign off on letters using commas! Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/v/commas-in-space-and-time-the-comma-punctuation-khan-a

  • 03:19 Commas in space and time | The Comma | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Commas in space and time | The Comma | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Learn how to use commas when writing addresses (in space) and dates (in time). Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/salutations--valedictions--dates--and-addresses Watch t

  • 04:35 Commas and introductory elements | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Commas and introductory elements | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    In English, you use commas to separate introductory elements from the rest of a sentence. Find out how with David and Paige! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/commas-an

  • 01:51 Punctuating a list | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Punctuating a list | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    Learn how to use commas to punctuate a written list of people, things, actions, or events. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/punctuating-lists?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=

  • 03:24 More uses for commas | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    More uses for commas | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, discuss tag questions, yes and no statements, and direct address -- all situations where the comma is super useful. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/v/c

  • 03:00 Commas in dialogue | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Commas in dialogue | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    “Today we’re going to talk about using commas in dialogue,” said David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/commas-in-dialogue?utm_so

  • 03:00 Appositives | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    Appositives | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, cover appositives and how to use commas along with them. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/e/appositives?utm_source=YT&utm_med

  • 03:43 BONUS: The Oxford comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

    BONUS: The Oxford comma | Punctuation | Grammar | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige tackle the great comma debate of our time: Oxford comma or no Oxford comma? Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-comma/v/appositives-the-comma-punctuation-khan-academy?utm_source=YT&utm

  • 04:50 Introduction to the apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Introduction to the apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige, KA’s resident grammarians, introduce a new piece of punctuation: the apostrophe! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-comma/e/introduction-to-the-apostrophe Watch the next lesson: https://www.k

  • 03:36 Introduction to contractions | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Introduction to contractions | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Apostrophes are great at standing in for missing letters, allowing us to shorten words. Paige and David discuss contractions and the Principle of Least Effort. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-apostrophe/e/

  • 03:45 Introduction to the possessive | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Introduction to the possessive | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Apostrophes can help show when something belongs to someone. Paige and David explain how! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-apostrophe/e/introduction-to-the-possessive-case Watch the next lesson: https://www

  • 01:51 Possession for words ending in “s” | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Possession for words ending in “s” | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Do words that end in "s" still need _'s_ to show possession? David and Paige explain! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/the-apostrophe/e/introduction-to-the-possessive-case Watch the next lesson: https://www.kha

  • 04:11 Advanced (plural) possession | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Advanced (plural) possession | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Paige and David talk about using apostrophes to show that something belongs to multiple people. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-apostrophe/e/advanved--plural--possesion Watch

  • 02:51 Apostrophes and plurals | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Apostrophes and plurals | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    There is *one* extremely rare case in which we use apostrophes to make things plural. David and Paige, KA's resident grammarians, discuss this unusual case. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/p

  • 02:31 Choosing between its and it’s | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Choosing between its and it’s | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    David and Paige explain the meaning of two English words that look and sound very similar but act very different: _its_ and _it's_. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-apostrophe

  • 05:40 BONUS: History of the apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    BONUS: History of the apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    The apostrophe has a bizarre history, including being the name for something that's not really related to grammar at all. David, Paige, and special guest Jake explain. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-a

  • 10:57 BONUS: History of the possessive apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    BONUS: History of the possessive apostrophe | The Apostrophe | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    David, Paige, and Jake cover the fascinating history of the possessive apostrophe. Stay tuned for this bonus video! Missed the previous lesson? Watch here: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation/the-apostrophe/v/bonus-history-of-the-ap

  • 04:18 How to use italics and underlines | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    How to use italics and underlines | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Learn how to use italics and underlines when writing the titles of works or when emphasizing a particular word or phrase. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/miscellaneous-punctuation/e/italics--underlines--and-qu

  • 03:13 Using quotation marks in titles | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Using quotation marks in titles | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Learn how to use quotation marks to title things like poems, songs, and episodes of TV shows. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/miscellaneous-punctuation/e/italics--underlines--and-quotes/ Watch the next lesson:

  • 06:20 Dashes | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Dashes | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Dashes are like little actors—they can behave like colons, pairs of commas, or parentheses. Learn how to use them in this video! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/miscellaneous-punctuation/e/introduction-to-the-

  • 04:51 Hyphens vs. dashes | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Hyphens vs. dashes | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Hyphens and dashes look pretty similar, but their uses are very different! Learn when to use each one in this video. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/miscellaneous-punctuation/e/dashes-and-hyphens Watch the nex

  • 04:09 Parentheses | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Parentheses | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Parentheses set off extra information (such as a writer's remarks, an interruption, or a reference) from the rest of a sentence. Learn how to use them in this video! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/miscellaneo

  • 05:12 Ellipses | Punctuation | Khan Academy

    Ellipses | Punctuation | Khan Academy

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    Ellipses are three little dots that we use to show a pause or that a portion of a quote has been removed. Learn how to use them in this video. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/miscellaneous-punctuation/e/introd

  • 02:54 BONUS: "FANBOYS," a mnemonic song | Conjunctions | Parts of speech| Khan Academy

    BONUS: "FANBOYS," a mnemonic song | Conjunctions | Parts of speech| Khan Academy

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    FANBOYS" is a mnemonic device you can use to help remember the coordinating conjunctions of English. Team Grammar made this video, figuring that we couldn't very well cover conjunctions without writing a song, now could we? If you're moved to make your ow

  • 04:34 What is a sentence? | Syntax | Khan Academy

    What is a sentence? | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    A sentence is a grammatically complete idea. All sentences have a noun or pronoun component called the subject, and a verb part called the predicate. David and Paige explore this division across several different example sentences. Watch the next lesson:

  • 03:32 Three types of sentence | Syntax | Khan Academy

    Three types of sentence | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    Three essential types of sentence are declarative sentences (which are statements), interrogative sentences (which are questions), and imperative sentences (which are orders). Join us as we give examples of each! Practice this yourself on Khan Academy rig

  • 02:50 Exclamations | Syntax | Khan Academy

    Exclamations | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    An exclamation is a sentence that expresses great emotion! David and Paige covered declarative, interrogative, and imperative sentences; now they tackle a fourth type of sentence that ends in an exclamation mark. Find out more! Watch the next lesson: http

  • 04:29 Simple and compound sentences | Syntax | Khan Academy

    Simple and compound sentences | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    A simple sentence contains one independent clause. A compound sentence contains more than one! Put another way: a simple sentence contains a subject and a predicate, but a compound sentence contains more than one subject and more than one predicate. Pract

  • 05:07 Complex sentences | Syntax | Khan Academy

    Complex sentences | Syntax | Khan Academy

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    Complex sentences are simple sentences with dependent or subordinate clauses added to them. Paige and Rosie explain how to spot them and use them in this video. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/syntax/v/compound-comple

  • 04:14 Compound-complex sentences | Syntax | Khan Academy

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