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Sometimes a mildly binding door or window can be made to open and shut more easily by rubbing the offending edges with a wax candle.
Do you remember learning te form with kara to mean ‘after’? (Explanation 8.3). There is a slight difference in meaning although in most situations they mean pretty much the same thing. However, te kara carries the nuance of ‘from, since’ and is often used in situations where you have been doing ‘B’ since ‘A’ happened: Nihon ni kite kara, Nihongo o benkyō shiteimasu Since coming to Japan (A) I have been learning Japanese (B) Ato de , by way of contrast, is a definite ‘after one action finishes the next begins’: Nihon ni tsuita ato de haha ni tegami o kakimashita After I arrived in Japan I wrote a letter to my Mum However, in most cases you can use either so don't worry too much about this. Now can you link each of these pairs of clauses with ato de to make full sentences:
The European Space Agency’s Gravity and Ocean Circulation Explorer (GOCE) satellite, launched in March 2009, will make accurate measurements of gravity across the entire surface of the Earth, enabling the precise shape of the planet to be determined. This will help scientists to learn more about climate change and about the Earth’s crust. Use your search engine to find out more about ESA’s GOCE satellite.
The enormous expansion of the higher education system has tended to result in a great deal of the intellectual life of countries taking place through the medium of universities. It is less easy for an intellectual to have a life that is separated from the university system. The disadvantage of this is that the norms and conventions of the formal academic world tend to permeate intellectual work. University conventions of academic writing are, however, an ideology, and like all ideologies represent but a partial picture of the totality.
If you need lime mortar it can be bought, premixed in drums, from builders’ merchants.
A mandala is a symbolic, circular figure that often represents the universe, balancing energies, or the wholeness of the Self.
When learning Russian numbers try pronouncing out loud the words for 12 and 20 syllable by syllable… they are very easy to confuse, so your ears need to get used to the sound of each one: 12 = двена́дцать (2 on 10); 20 = два́дцать (2 3 10).
I'd recommend keeping a careful eye on your toddler's milk intake. If they drink too much they are more at risk of becoming fussy eaters. Such toddlers tend to avoid lumpy or chewy foods, preferring to fill up on milk.
There is teaching about judgement â€“ even hell â€“ in the New Testament. Harshest words are reserved for those who are indifferent to the needs of the poor, the marginalized and the young. In this way we are challenged to examine our own lives and motives.
Regular running has been repeatedly associated with reduced anxiety and stress, lower incidence of depression, improved mood and enhanced self-confidence. In a large-scale study (5,451 men and 1,277 women) published in the journal of Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise in 2006, it was concluded that increases in exercise such as running, jogging or walking were associated with greater emotional well-being and fewer symptoms of depression. This research showed that the association between regular exercise and well-being peaked when individuals were running, jogging or walking between 11 and 19 miles per week.
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