Category Archives: Miscellanea

Learn Fun Facts’ Monthly Miscellany, May 2018

Random Ramblings A Cruel Prank I have done several odd jobs, including cooking. During college, I applied at a Shanghai food restaurant as a “Study Boy”. A study boy’s job is to assist the chefs while learning from them in … Continue reading

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10 Ways To Get Out Of A Blogging Slump

I’m having a blogging slump during the last few days or so and I’m not really sure why. It’s not that I lost my motivation for blogging. I suspect (and hope) that this is only fleeting and I’d eventually overcome … Continue reading

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Spending Sleepless Nights Creating Student Assessments? 5 Tips to Cut Down Creation Time to Half

This is a guest post by Angela White It’s funny how people still believe that teachers don’t work on weekends, during spring breaks and over the summer. On a good day, it’s a joke that makes you laugh. But after … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Past #53

Debt Small debts are like small shot; they are rattling on every side, and can scarcely be escaped without a wound: great debts are like cannon; of loud noise, but little danger. — Samuel Johnson, extract from a letter to Joseph … Continue reading

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Learn Fun Facts’ Blog Party: Share Your Blog Here (May 2018)

After doing this “blog party” three times, I was told several times by multiple bloggers who participated that it helped them find new readers and new blogs to follow. It made me glad since at least, this is doing something … Continue reading

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Beware Of The Chinese Registrar Scam

This post is primarily for those who own custom domains. Nonetheless, even if you don’t have a custom domain, it’s still a good idea to be informed about this kind of thing. This morning, when I checked my email, I … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Past #52

Pictures I wish nine-tenths of the pictures that have been painted had never been preserved; it is such a nuisance having to go and see them. Ellesmere, in Arthur Helps, Friends in Council, 1854 Wit There is an association in … Continue reading

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