The following is a passage from a speech by Gloucester in Shakespeares Richard III Could someone translate it into more understandable modern English, please? I would particularly like to know the meaning of charges in the first line. Ill be […]
I want a reference which mentions that Chinese bureaucrats were once awarded top jobs on the basis of their calligraphy skills.
Is it more correc/better style to write "better to convey the meaning" or "to better convey the meaning? I favour the former because the latter splits the infinitive."
I would like you to find me the exact reference to Nauftin et al (1973) who reported that Dr. Fox, a professional actor who gave a lecture in an enthusiastic manner but devoid of meaningful content, received favourable student ratings.
I would like you to find me the exact reference to Nauftin et al (1973) who reported that Dr. Fox, a professional actor who gave a lecture in an enthusiastic manner but devoid of meaningful content, received favourable student ratings. […]
In the 1980s, the Australian Broadcasting Commission made some programs to enhance junior high school mathematics. There was one 20/30 minute segment called "Midway". It was about fractions and it was ghastly. However, I do want to know the name […]
I would really like a reference to some researcher(s) who has done a factor analysis or any research that shows that success at one year of school mathematics is the best predictor of success in the next year of school […]
I want to find the funeral notice for Else Blum which would have appeared in the Norddeutsche Rundschau, a newspaper publishe in Itzehoe in Schleswig Holstein in Germany. The funeral notice would have appeared sometime after December 21, 2002. The […]
My third and final quest tonight is for a quotation with full source that relates that journalists are not as fond about wrriting about science (and mathematics) as the reading public are about reading scientific articles. In other words, the […]
I need documents from the Queensland Schools Longitudinal Reform Study. The name, Harry Newman, should be included. Productive Pedagogies should also be mentioned.