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Title: Playlist Update (Sept. 16 - 22, 2017) for the Forum Gateway on Facebook
Post by: Joe Carillo on September 21, 2017, 08:45:44 PM
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To My Facebook Friends and Fans,

For quick access to the Forum’s featured English grammar refreshers and general interest stories, simply click their indicated web links below:

PLAYLIST UPDATE (Sept. 16 - 22, 2017) FOR THE FORUM GATEWAY ON FACEBOOK
(9 new postings, latest down to earlier postings):

1. “Epilogue: Teaching our children to think logically” (September 21, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7108.0)

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2. “Homage to legendary coauthor of Strunk and White’s ‘The Elements of Style’” (September 20, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7104.0)

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3. “The need to equate things solely on comparable attributes” (September 20, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7103.0)

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4. “When a word can either be a noun or an adjective” (September 18, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7101.0)

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5. “What happens when people don’t know enough to know they don’t know” (September 18, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=2622.0)

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6. “Fused sentences are very serious, very annoying grammar violations” (September 17, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7098.0)

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7. “Things it took me 50 years to learn” by Dave Barry (September 17, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=976.0)

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8. “So Stuttgart is the world’s least stressful city, and Manila the 10th most stressful?” (September 16, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7095.0)

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9. “The difference between nouns preceded by the article ‘a’ and by ‘the’” (September 15, 2017) (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=7074.0)

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GRAMMAR AND MANY EYE-OPENING FEATURES BESIDES!
You thought Jose Carillo’s English Forum is all about grammar? Well, get a delightful
surprise by clicking this link to its Facebook Gateway (https://twitter.com/J8Carillo) from July 2017 to date!

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CLASSIC FORUM POSTINGS (8 postings):

1. Two magnificent performances of “The Prayer,” spaced 10 years apart (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=6768.0)
     (Originally posted January 22, 2017)

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2. “The Lovely Clichés Worth Keeping” (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=6738.0)
     (Originally posted circa 2002   Reposted December 16, 2016)

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3. Conversations (4): “The real score about Valentine’s Day” (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=535.0)
    (Originally posted February 10, 2010   Reposted February 1, 2014)

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4. “Did Rizal ever speak and write in English?” (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=506.0)
    (Originally posted January 28, 2010, latest update December 30, 2016)

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5. “Conversations (2): A serious bad-grammar syndrome” (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=6761.0)
   (Reposted January 18, 2017)

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6. “Anatomy of media stories that Filipina women have the world’s smallest breasts” (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=6628.0)
    (Posted July 11, 2016)

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7. “Lost in Translation” - 1 and 2 (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=6746.0)
    (Posted December 30, 2016)

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8. “Indignities in American minor” (http://josecarilloforum.com/forum/index.php?topic=6721.0)
    (Posted October 27, 2016)

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