COLOR-FULL Idioms and Phrases

The Holi season is upon us and we all know how colorful this festival can be. जैसा कि हम सभी जानते हैं, होली पर हम सभी रंगों कि खूबसूरती को celebrate करते हैं। Come to think...

OF Vs. OFF: Differences and Usage

The English language is filled with Homophones and the pair 'OF and OFF' is a classic example. But first, let's understand 'What are Homophones?' When two (or more than two) words have the same pronunciation but...

History of Internet Slangs

What are INTERNET SLANGS? Slangs are nothing but just the 'non-standard' words used in a given language. Slangs अनौपचारिक व आम बोल चाल को twist करके बनाए गए शब्द या phrases होते हैं। Slangs are also...

Foreign Words and Phrases Used in Everyday English-2

Many a time, when I open a dictionary or when I see new words cropping up every other day, I wonder, WHERE DOES THESE WORDS COME FROM? यकीनन आपके मन में भी कभी ये सवाल...

Commonly Mispronounced Fashion Brands

Gone are the days when people followed the path of 'Simple living and High thinking.' The new generation has a new motto of 'Smart living and Smart thinking' When it comes to looking smart,...

Does the word ‘Salary’ Comes from the word ‘Salt’?

Wondering what's the relation between SALARY and SALT? Let's see. Today is the most beautiful day of the month because it's PAY DAY. हर महीने की पहली तारीख नौकरी-पेशा लोगों के लिए ख़ुशी का दिन...

February: History, Facts and Trivia

Today is the last day of possibly the most pleasant month of the year: FEBRUARY. फरवरी का महीना जाते-जाते अपने साथ ले जाता है सुहावना मौसम, सर्दी के आखिरी दिन और मीठी धूप। Well, let's say...

Foreign Words and Phrases Used in Everyday English-1

Every language in the world is an amalgamation of many other languages and English is no exception. English language में अनेकों ऐसे शब्द हैं जो की foreign languages जैसे की Latin, Spanish, Hindi से...

Commonly Mispronounced Vegetable Names

And I'm back with some new words and their correct pronunciation and today is about mispronounced vegetable names. आज हम सीखेंगे vegetables यानी सब्ज़ियों के नाम को सही तरह से pronounce करना। No, you don't have to...

Learn to Refuse an Invitation Gracefully

In this day and age, refusing an invitation to a social gathering or an event is what we all dread as there is always a fear of coming out as a rude person. जब...