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  1. How Do I Write A Death Scene?

    If you’re a fiction writer, you know this feeling well: you’re toiling away at your story, charting out your plot and reaching points that will no doubt choke up your reader … when you come to the realization that it’s time for one of your characters to sing their swan song. But how are you going to kill them off? A heroic death by sword …

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    Who Are The Sioux & Why Are They Losing Their Language?

    by Taneesh Khera In 2019, the United Nations is raising awareness about the alarming loss of many of the world’s languages through its International Year of Indigenous Languages. In honor of that initiative, we are shining the spotlight on the languages of the Sioux, and the growing movement to preserve and reinvigorate these rich but endangered tongues. Where did the name Sioux come from? The …

  3. These Words Originated From Native American Languages

  4. What Are The Words For The Biggest Numbers In Existence?

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    How Do I Write Without Using The Most Common Words?

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    The Proud Origins Of College Mascot Names

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    How Our National Parks Got Their Majestic Names

  8. These Food Names Aren’t What You Think They Are

  9. How To Talk Like A Pirate

    “Ahoy, matey!” Is that pretty much the limit of your pirate lingo? With perhaps a “shiver me timbers” in the wings if you need it? With so many excellent pirate terms, don't stop there! Here’s a robust vocabulary to make your weekend pirating just a little more authentic.

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    Words To Know For High School

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