The long, slow death of shorthand

The headline from above written in Teeline shorthand Once the holy grail of secretarial skills and the backbone of great court reporters, it’s feared that the death knell is getting ever closer for shorthand.  The…

Welcome in Irish -photo credit- David Precious(flkr)

Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish Language Week)

The Irish language was the most widely spoken language on the island of Ireland until the 19th century.  But, nowadays, it’s a language that is hardly used in modern-day Ireland.  This week is Seachtain na…

The Language Of Gamers

Since the beginning of video games, video game players have developed a unique language of their own. While many gamers probably use a cornucopia of these slang words to describe various aspects of video gaming, some…