WHY ENGLISH IS SO HARD

My neighbor found this on Facebook:  Very true…and funny: We’ll begin with a box, and the plural is boxes, But the plural of ox becomes oxen, not oxes. One fowl is a goose, but two are called geese, Yet the plural of moose should never be meese. You may find a lone mouse or aContinue reading “WHY ENGLISH IS SO HARD”

very good…and true

A couple of days ago,  NgobesingRomanus posted this on Believe in your abilities and asked what people thought. It’s really quite intriguing and thought provoking: “If you are going to be successful in creating the life of your dreams, you have to believe that you are capable of making it happen. You have to believeContinue reading “very good…and true”

PRESIDENT OBAMA’S FIRST THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION

November 23, 2009 Presidential Proclamation — Thanksgiving Day What began as a harvest celebration between European settlers and indigenous communities nearly four centuries ago has become our cherished tradition of Thanksgiving. This day’s roots are intertwined with those of our Nation, and its history traces the American narrative. Today, we recall President George Washington, whoContinue reading “PRESIDENT OBAMA’S FIRST THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION”

PROCLAMATIONS

WHEREAS, It is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will, to be grateful for His benefits, and humbly to implore His protection and favor; WHEREAS, Both the houses of Congress have, by their joint committee, requested me “to recommend to the people of the United StatesContinue reading “PROCLAMATIONS”