Peter Justin

WHAT DOES PROUT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Prout may refer to: People with the surname Prout: ▪ Christopher Prout, Baron Kingsland, British politician ▪ Ebenezer Prout, English composer, music theorist, writer and teacher ▪ Elizabeth Prout, Catholic nun and Servant of God ▪ Francis Sylvester Mahony, Irish humorist known as Father Prout ▪ Frank Prout, British canoer ▪ Gavin Prout, Canadian lacrosse…

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JSTOR 

Department of the Interior employees are offered access to this database at their desktops; employees who are teleworking may access it through the Department’s VPN. Others must contact a Reference Librarian for assistance.  Search JSTOR   Founded as a not-for-profit organization in 1995, JSTOR is used in more than 11,000 schools, universities, and institutions around the world….

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PARENTAL ADVISORY

WHAT DOES PARENTAL ADVISORY MEAN?  Parental Advisory refers to a warning label, typically applied to music products, that signifies there is explicit content that may be inappropriate for children.  WHERE DOES PARENTAL ADVISORY COME FROM?  The Parental Advisory label was started by a political group in the 1980s called the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC). The PRMC was led by several prominent…

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How to Discuss Hypothetical Situations in English 

Hypothetical situations are situations that we imagine. There are specific English grammar structures, phrases and forms to express hypothetical situations. Here are some examples of some hypothetical situations using a wide variety of forms.  English uses conditional forms to express hypothetical situations.  There are also a number of other forms to express hypothetical situations in English.  If…

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Elizabeth II 

Elizabeth II, in full Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, officially Elizabeth II, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of her other realms and territories Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith, (born April 21, 1926, London, England—died September 8, 2022, Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland), queen of the United…

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