Le Pens plagiarized speech side by side with Fillons original

The far-right candidate in the French presidential election, Marine Le Pen, is under scrutiny for plagiarism after she gave a speech which took language and phrases from a rival candidate. In the video below, which was posted on YouTube from the pro-Fillon group Ridicule TV, shows the two speeches cut and overlapping phrases and sentences. As Ridicule TV first[…]

Further vs. Farther

further vs farther

While one of the most common language mistakes that English speakers often make is confusing homonyms (words that soon the same but are spelled differently), it can be just as confusing trying to discern between two very similar words that are slightly different. So is the case with “Further and “farther.” So often confused that[…]