Tag Archives: English Language

Jumping Into American College Life

It’s that time again for the North American Education supplement put together by the ever popular newspaper, DAWN! The article this time around is rather interesting since it’s a compilation of all YOUR favorite posts that have been read the … Continue reading

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Interesting Facts and Statistics About Studying In America

Over 672,000 international students were enrolled in U.S. universities and colleges in 2008/09. Students from Asia make up 57% of the enrolled international students in the U.S. The most popular fields of study for students from abroad are in business … Continue reading

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College Fun: American College Slang

Slang is the poetry of everyday life.  – S. I. Hayakawa, Language in Action, 1941 Going to an American college more than halfway across the world can seem a bit nerve-racking, especially when English isn’t your first language. To help … Continue reading

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College Laughter: English – The Universal Language

Something fantastic I’ve noticed about Pakistan is that the majority of its citizens speaks English. Some are extremely fluent and others, who don’t speak fluently, still know a few English words. While I can get by with basic Urdu, it … Continue reading

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International Students – Common Misconceptions About Studying In America

In talking with many students who wish to travel to the United States to begin or continue their higher education there, there are three main concerns that are made prominently which will be pinpointed throughout this post. They are valid … Continue reading

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