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User Name: Ravindra
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Occupation: Teacher
Interests: Playing with kids, Teaching, Listening to old-films songs
Gender: Male
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Joined: Monday, March 23, 2009
Last Visit: Monday, May 21, 2018 7:31:29 AM
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Topic: Fuel
Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018 3:14:41 AM
Thank you Srirr for the complete picture.

There is an expiry date on blaming your parents for steering you in the wrong direction; the moment you are old enough to take the wheel, responsibility lies with you.
J.K. Rowling



Ravindra
Topic: Gaza: Nakba day protests as Palestinians bury those killed in embassy unrest
Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 2:47:59 AM
Catastrophe is a catastrophe, be that of man-made or of nature's fury. Adding insult to injury is ...... A restrain is most welcome.

Though sympathy alone can't alter facts, it can help to make them more bearable.
Bram Stoker, Dracula


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Topic: Mankind would not have survived ...
Posted: Saturday, May 5, 2018 6:37:29 AM
I thank you all for the very interesting and erudite notes. I love them.
I do stand by my notion.


Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone.
Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart


Ravindra
Topic: Mankind would not have survived ...
Posted: Thursday, May 3, 2018 7:50:39 AM
Romany is right. let's do away with the gendered language.

To call woman the weaker sex is a libel; it is man's injustice to woman. If by strength is meant brute strength, then, indeed, is woman less brute than man. If by strength is meant moral power, then woman is immeasurably man's superior. Has she not greater intuition, is she not more self-sacrificing, has she not greater powers of endurance, has she not greater courage? Without her, man could not be. If nonviolence is the law of our being, the future is with woman. Who can make a more effective appeal to the heart than woman?
[To the Women of India (Young India, Oct. 4, 1930)]
Mahatma Gandhi


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Topic: what does this word mean?
Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 7:27:37 AM
Thank you QP and all others for very interesting and informative notings.


Do question, even the basics!
You will be a fool for once!
If you don't, you will be, for a lifetime.
Himmilicious


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Topic: had vs have
Posted: Saturday, March 24, 2018 6:14:59 AM
... have learnt/learned .....
... had ..................... If cannot speak now - which never does happen.

"What we learn with pleasure, we never forget."
Alfred Mercier


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Topic: Space Farce
Posted: Saturday, March 17, 2018 6:42:04 AM
Hobs, this part of the globe too has a sizable number of such who could be dispatched into the Bay of Bengal, though retrospectively.

98% of politicians are either corrupt or corruptible.
Mokokoma Mokhonoana


Ravindra
Topic: scenery
Posted: Thursday, February 22, 2018 12:18:05 AM
I am in agreement with Palapaguy.

When people are divided, the only solution is agreement.
John Hume


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Topic: wind games
Posted: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 6:52:22 AM


Ravindra
Topic: wind games
Posted: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 6:43:14 AM
Incredible fete! Sweeps off one's feet! Congratulations
Jyrkkä Jätkä has the right word. Thank you.

Am unable to copy and paste the picture. Could someone guide me please? Thank you.
Here is the link:
https://www.google.co.in/search?q=quotes+on+acrobatics&client=firefox-b&dcr=0&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj6ybyLs7TZAhVQOrwKHRZSADUQsAQINA&biw=1024&bih=639

Don't wish for it.
Work for it.


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