Emoticons are pretty important: Harvard cognitive scientist Steven Pinker says they're an extremely useful linguistic evolution. The Oxford English Dictionary named "crying face" the word of the year. Humans collectively send 6 billion emoticons every day. But they don't teach emoticons in school, and some of them are actually hard to understand — at least for some of us.

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Communication cards for new ELL students for basic communication with the teacher. Cut them out and put them on a ring. The student can keep them i...

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'Ship' is now in the Oxford English Dictionary. THE DICTIONARY SHIPS SHERLOLLY. <<< LOL awesome!

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