English is a Funny Language

Posted by on Tuesday, 08 January 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

An oxymoron is usually defined as a phrase in which two words of contradictory meaning are brought together: Clearly misunderstood Act naturally Open secret Exact estimate Small crowd Deafening silence Larger half Alone together Pretty ugly Only choice Almost exactly Tragic comedy Only choice Act naturally Found missing Fully empty Seriously funny Genuine imitation Freezer burn Unbiased opinion Crash landing Now then Free trade Hot...

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22 Reasons why English is Hard to Master.

Posted by on Tuesday, 08 January 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

There was a huge row amongst the oarsmen on how to row. I had to subject the subject to a series of examinations. How can I intimate this to my most intimate friend? We must polish the Polish furniture immediately. A bass fish was painted on the head of the bass drum. The dump was so full it had to refuse more refuse. The farm used to produce far more produce than today. The bandage was wound and wound around the wound. I did not object to the...

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Tips On Writing Press Releases Editors Will Use

Posted by on Tuesday, 16 October 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

  As a former news editor/foreign correspondent for an international news organization, I would conservatively estimate that at least 200 press releases flooded into the office everyday. Consequently, less than 10% of the press releases received more than a cursory glance, and it is likely this figure is also true for many other editors, as there is insufficient time to read and comprehend press releases that fail to immediately capture...

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Sample Press Release – Festival marks Thailand’s move to boost ties in Morocco

Posted by on Tuesday, 16 October 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Thailand is aiming to boost bilateral, cultural and economic relations with Morocco, commencing with a spectacular festival which aims to showcase the Kingdom as one of South-East Asia’s premier business and tourist destinations.  From September 20-23, the Royal Thai Embassy will be hosting the 4-day “Unforgettable Thailand” festival at Morocco Mall, Casablanca, to introduce Thailand to the people of Morocco.  There will be a feast of...

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Lost in Translation… Literally!! – UKPROedits

Posted by on Sunday, 16 September 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

During our travels, we often find ourselves lost for words… literally. The inability to speak a foreign language sufficiently coherently to make yourself understood to the locals, can often lead to hilarious consequences which can often leave everyone involved in the episode more than a little baffled!! This has often been the case in Rabat, Morocco which was home to us for all of 6 weeks, although it felt longer! With the majority of...

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