English Acquisition

Some articles on english, english acquisition:

Thomas Ivie
... Thomas Ivie was an English colonial administrator, the third agent of Madras after Andrew Cogan and Francis Day ... During Ivie's period, the English got a confirmation of the grant of Madras from Damarla Venkatapathy Nayak's nephew and successor, Srirangarayalu ... A new grant was issued confirming the English acquisition of Madras ...

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    Always and everywhere children take an active role in the construction and acquisition of learning and understanding. To learn is a satisfying experience, but also, as the psychologist Nelson Goodman tells us, to understand is to experience desire, drama, and conquest.
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    It is an equal failing to trust everybody, and to trust nobody.
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