Fun

Catboarding

May 31, 2013

A cat in a box riding a skateboard (because it can).

Honest hand dryer

April 30, 2013

Regarding number 2, I have yet to receive bacon from a hand dryer. source: Doghouse…

Weird pub names in Britain

April 28, 2013

In the UK, pub names are used to identify and differentiate each public house (present…

Skwerl

April 20, 2013

This film is titled “Skwerl” and it is done in fake English – what English…

Cartography of Kitchenware

April 14, 2013

source: Pop Chart Lab (larger, zoomable version available)

A graphic lesson in vegetables

April 10, 2013

Pop Chart Lab has designed the most extensive mapping of vegetables ever. Perfect for English…

Coffee chart

April 6, 2013

source: Pop Chart Lab (larger zoomable version available) My first exposure to the concept of…

Total Eclipse flowchart

March 31, 2013

A blogger named Jeannie thankfully put this flowchart together so that we may better understand…

Truth in journalism

March 25, 2013

Investigative journalism – writing which seeks to add extra information to explain, or better describe the…

"18 Obsolete Words That Never Should Have Gone Out of Style"

March 23, 2013

“Just like facts and flies, English words have life-spans. Some are thousands of years old…

6 days ago

Cyntactic

Are your wires getting crossed? Call me - I can help you recalibrate. ...

View on Facebook

1 week ago

Cyntactic

Take on your Friday like this everyone. It’s all about attitude. ...

View on Facebook

CYNTHIA CAN HELP WITH:

iPad-freebie-1

SWEDISH/ENGLISH FALSE FRIENDS

Sign up to Cyntactic’s mailing list to receive occasional tips and course offering updates. In return, you will immediately get a list of common Swedish/English False Friends - words that sound and look similar between our languages but don’t really mean what you think they mean - for free. Free stuff - who doesn’t have time for that?