Realize vs. Realise

Realise and realize are different spellings of the same word, and both are used to varying degrees throughout the English-speaking world. Realize is the preferred spelling in American and Canadian English, and realise is preferred outside North America. The spelling distinction extends to all derivatives of the verb, including realised/realized, realising/realizing, and realisation/realization. Although realize […]

Vocabulary Learning Tips

Vocabulary Learning Tip One: Read, Read, Read! Most vocabulary words are learned from context. The more words you’re exposed to, the better vocabulary you will have. While you read, pay close attention to words you don’t know. First, try to figure out their meanings from context. Then look the words up. Read and listen to […]

The Ultimate Guide to the US Presidents

America The Story of Us is an epic 20 week course. America’s unique form of democracy separates power among three branches of government: the legislative, judicial and executive. As the head of the executive branch, the president of the United States is the country’s most visible and important leader, both at home and abroad. Join […]

Social Benefits of Playing Foosball

The game of table soccer or Foosball is getting more popularity in recent years. The rise of this sport stared few years back here. And in this time gap, it gained a lot of popularity. People from different backgrounds get involved in this series. Right from school kids to senior citizens are promoting this game […]

The Benefits of Play

In our hectic, modern lives, many of us focus so heavily on work and family commitments that we never seem to have time for pure fun. Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, we’ve stopped playing. When we carve out some leisure time, we’re more likely to zone out in front of the TV or computer than […]

Foosball Instructions

Getting Hooked: No Spinning Allowed This chapter is intended for those who have little or no experience in Foosball at all, or for those who wish to “teach” others who have little or no experience. If you’re reading this, you’ve probably encountered good players, perhaps so good you didn’t even dream that this “game” could […]

Health Benefits of Playing Foosball

For you game table enthusiasts, I hope it has also crossed your mind at some point you can potentially be obtaining other benefits from playing that just the shear satisfaction of beating your opponent. People who play fast paced game table games like air hockey, Foosball and table tennis may subconsciously play as a way […]

Laughter Therapy

What Happens When We Laugh? We change physiologically when we laugh. We stretch muscles throughout our face and body, our pulse and blood pressure go up, and we breathe faster, sending more oxygen to our tissues. People who believe in the benefits of laughter say it can be like a mild workout — and may […]