Affect vs. Effect: What’s the Difference?

It’s so often the case in the English language that two words sound similar, or have similar meanings, to the point where even skilled native speakers use one when they mean the other. And while there are scores of words and phrases everyone confuses, “affect” versus “effect” is a particularly confusing situation. There’s just one … Read more Affect vs. Effect: What’s the Difference?

Did singing together spread coronavirus to four choirs?

In Amsterdam, 102 members of one choir fell ill, and cases have been reported in Europe, America and the UK. But scientists cannot agree on the cause Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage On 8 March this year, the Amsterdam Mixed Choir gave a performance of Bach’s St John Passion in the city’s … Read more Did singing together spread coronavirus to four choirs?

David Bowie’s 50 greatest songs ranked!

What more could you ask for, at this bizarre, unnerving and outlandish time, than a roundup of the greatest hits of one of the most bizarre, unnerving and outlandish musicians of all time 50. Let Me Sleep Beside You (1967) A rejected single finally released on a 1970 cash-in compilation, Bowies first collaboration with the … Read more David Bowie’s 50 greatest songs ranked!