Nahjul Balagha “Quotes” of Imam Ali (as)

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Movie Review: Fearless

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American Culture, Customs & Etiquette

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200 Common Phrasal Verbs, with meanings and example sentences

Phrasal Verbs List 200 Common phrasal verbs, with meanings and example sentences Note: sby=somebody; sthg=something phrasal verb meaning example sentence ask sby out invite on a date Brian asked Judy out to dinner and a movie. ask around ask many people the same question I asked around but nobody has seen my wallet. add up to sthg equal Your purchases add up to $205.32. back sthg up reverse You'll have to back up your car so that I can get out. b...
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پایان دوره تربیت مدرس زبان انگلیسی (TTC)

دوره جدید تربیت مدرس زبان انگلیسی (TTC) زبانکده عرفان در روز جمعه 16/4/1396 به پایان رسید. تعدادی از شرکت کنندگان در این دوره هم اکنون در موسسه مشغول به تدریس می باشند. سایر شرکت کنندگان، یا در موسسات دیگر مشغول به تدریس شده اند و یا به زودی در شعبه 2 مشغول به کار خواهند شد. لازم به یاد آوری است که زبانکده عرفان تنها افرادی را که در مصاحبه اولیه شرکت نموده و موفق بوده اند در دوره TTC پذیرش می نماید. مدیر آموزش  
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Common Grammatical Mistakes in English

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AMERICAN CULTURE & SOCIETY

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Short Stories On Life

  Short Stories On Life    Appreciation Of hard Work One young academically excellent person went to apply for a managerial position in a big company. He passed the first interview, the director did the last interview, made the last decision. The director discovered from the CV that the youth's academic achievements were excellent all the way, from the secondary school until the postgraduate research, Never had a year when he did not score. The director asked, "Did you obtai...
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Short Stories For Kids

Short Stories For Kids 1- A Hole In the Fence In a small village, a little boy lived with his father and mother. He was the only son for them. The parents of the little boy were very depressed due to his bad temper. The boy used to get angry very soon and taunt others with his words. His bad temper made him fall for angry words. He scolded kids, neighbours and even his friends due to anger. He invited all worries for his parents through the verbal usage. While he forgot what he s...
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Seven Essential Strategies for Maximizing Your IELTS Speaking Test Score

1. Remain calm The more anxious and uncomfortable you are, the more difficult it’ll be to keep up your fluency and maintain coherence. It may feel overwhelming to have to use a wide range of vocabulary and grammatical structures accurately and with the intended meaning. But you have to keep your mind under control. Tell yourself, “I can do this.” Just remember, the examiner means to help you and it’s her job to make you feel comfortable. The test format is designed to foster (encourage) this a...
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