This may have been more helpful before the media blitz that was the Summer Olympics but it is a very valuable lesson to have for the future. Yes, a three-for-one deal, but only because this one is dually very common and very simple to fix. Also: the yuppie kids will I’m going to try to get through this one without a President Bush joke.It applies to “athlete” and any derivative (biathlon, triathlon, decathlon, etc.) and, honestly, I’m sad that I even have to point this out: there is no vowel between the ‘H’ and the ‘L’ in any of these words. For some reason, we of the English tongue have an obsession with changing any ‘S’ to an ‘X’, if it follows an ‘E’ sound; call it the Exxon Indoctrination. All right, so, despite the fact that it’s 2008, this is a word with which we’re somehow still struggling. In a bizarre twist, people actually became so certain of this word’s meaning that they alter its pronunciation to reflect that definition.For example, JQueryj Query is a client-side scripting library that nearly every modern website uses - it makes websites interactive.
although I will take this opportunity to note that if you’re discussing a library and still dropping the first ‘R', there’s a very good chance that your friends and/or colleagues are laughing at you behind your back.Out drinking with a few biologists, Jad finds out about something called CRISPR.No, it’s not a robot or the latest dating app, it’s a method for genetic manipulation that is rewriting the way we change DNA.I won’t trouble you with a lecture covering how some of the words you use actually aren’t words at all.If you’re using words like “snuck,” “brang,” or “irregardless,” (no, none of those are real words) a magazine article – much less one written by me – is not going to solve your problems.