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Jen’s English Tips- Expressing Conditions and Contrasts

. Expressing Conditions and Contrasts Condition and contrast may be expressed in several different ways. Study the following examples carefully. By using though and although. Note that both though and although mean the same. Although/though he is ill, he is cheerful. Although/though he works hard, he doesn’t get much money. Poor though he is, he […]

February 29th, 2016 | Posted in English Mentors Tips,Learning | Read More »

Thaksin Tells Al Jazeera We Saw the 2014 Coup Coming

. . DUBI – Former Prime Minister and Billionare, Thaksin Shinawatra claimed he had seen the coup against his sister’s government coming as soon as demonstrators hit the streets in 2014. In the second interview with Al Jazeera this month, Thaksin talked to Wayne Hay on Monday about the challenges facing the country and what […]

February 29th, 2016 | Posted in Regional News,Thailand Politics | Read More »

Philippines asks China to Respect The Hague Ruling on South China Sea Dispute

. . MANILA -  The Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario on Monday urged China to respect a forthcoming ruling by an arbitration court in The Hague on a territorial dispute in the South China Sea after Beijing accused Manila of “political provocation”. China claims almost the entire South China Sea, believed to have huge deposits […]

February 29th, 2016 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Police Arrest Muslim Woman, Waving Severed Head of Child in Moscow

. . MOSCOW – Russian police have arrested a nanny Monday and charged her with murder after she was found at a Moscow subway station holding the severed head of a child, yelling “Allahu Akbar,” according to media reports. The woman is believed to be from Central Asia, investigators said, and was captured on CCTV […]

February 29th, 2016 | Posted in World News | Read More »

North Korea Parades Detained US Student in Front of Media for Forced Apology

. . PYONGYANG – University of Virginia undergraduate student, Otto Warmbier, detained by North Korea was paraded before the media in Pyongyang, where he tearfully apologized for attempting to steal a political banner – at the behest, he said, of a member of a church back home who wanted it as a “trophy” – from […]

February 29th, 2016 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Abandoned Cruise Ship “Ocean Dream” Sinks in Laem Chabang, Thailand

. CHON BURI – An abandoned chinese cruise ship “Ocean Dream” , anchored off the port of Laem Chabang in Sri Racha for over a year, capsized and sank into the sea today, raising fear by Thai environmental authorities that it could cause pollution in the sea. The cruise ship which was abandoned in Chonburi […]

February 28th, 2016 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Cambodian Sailors Accused of Raping French Tourists on Koh Kut Island, Thailand

. Three Cambodian sailors suspected of the rape and assault of four French tourists are captured by a combined force of marines, police district officials . TRAT — Five Cambodian fishermen have been arrested over the alleged rape of two French tourists and assaulting their male compatriots on the Island of Koh Kut, Thailand. According […]

February 28th, 2016 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

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