Month: June 2015

Electric Circuit

Electric Circuit All the electronics that we use today are based on complex electronic circuits. Electronic circuits combine components, wires, and electricity to accomplish some function. Basic Circuit The basic electronic circuit has a power source, wires connecting components, and components. Here is a simple example showing some resistors connected in parallel and series. Schematic …

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what is an atom

What is An Atom  The atom is the basic building block for all matter in the universe. Atoms are extremely small and are made up of a few even smaller particles. The basic particles that make up an atom are electrons, protons, and neutrons. Atoms fit together with other atoms to make up matter. It …

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Idioms in English

Idioms In English  What are idioms? This is a common question for many native speakers and individuals who learn English as a second language. Essentially, idiomatic expressions have acquired an additional proverbial meaning that goes beyond the literal phrase. Here are a few examples of idioms that use the names of colors in an imaginative …

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Slang Words

Slang Words in English Slang is the continual and ever-changing use and definition of words in informal conversation, often using references as a means of comparison or showing likeness. Swag/Swaggy WHAT YOU’RE SAYING: Nothing surprising or new about this one. “Swag,” from the slang word ‘”swagger,” means being or having something cool. “Swaggy” in particular was used …

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