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Date season

In the UAE, it's the date season now. You can see the ripening fruit hanging from the date palms everywhere, some with nets around the fruit to catch it if it falls.   And this made me discover the best thing in the world: fresh dates. If...

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First time to Dubai

Recently, I visited Dubai for the first time in my life. The morning I woke, I was super excited. I was going to see the biggest skyscraper on earth, a huge crocodile in a mall, and a lot of other big things.   Funny thing is, despite...

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Speak up!

Today is a special day: it's International Mother Language Day. First accounced bu UNESCO in 1999, it is a worldwide annual observance to promote peace and multilingualism.   Peace! Multilingualism! This must be my favourite day, closely followed by my birthday and Easter. I love Easter. Apart...

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Marhaba

Recently, I read an entertaining post about learning new languages on the WPML page. WPML is the Wordpress Multi Language Plugin, to be used when you want to create, for example, an English version of your website.   Of course, there are many other ways to improve...

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Hotel Xmas

Did you ever celebrate Christmas in a hotel? I did, twice in a row now for the past two years. There were no dramatic reasons like eviction or losing the key while nobody else was at home. It was just chance, and a longing for...

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