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Noman Ghiasy

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Spotting Lying Liars

This is just a basic run down of gestures and verbal cues that may indicate someone is being untruthful, and not indication that someone is lying, just that they are more likely to be lying.

  • Physical expression will be limited and stiff.
  • Their movements will be eratic and quick.
  • Sweat
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Sleep and Dreams

Do you ever feel sleepy during the day? If so, you are familiar with the powerful need for sleep. However, you may not realize that sleep is as essential for your well-being as food and water.

Until the mid 1800s, most people thought of sleep as a passive part of

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Facts about English Words

There are some pretty interesting facts about common (and a few that are not so common) words in English. Here are some you might not have noticed/known:

  • 1 out of every 8 letters written is an e.
  • "Deeded" is the only word that is made using only two different
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Chinese, a Damn Hard Language

Those who undertake to study the language for any other reason than the sheer joy of it will always be frustrated. Whatever the reason they started, every single person who has undertaken to study Chinese sooner or later asks themselves "Why in the world am I doing this?" Those who

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Tea & Your Health

Tea is an aromatic beverage commonly prepared by pouring hot or boiling water over cured leaves of the tea plant, Camellia sinensis. After water, tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world. It has a cooling, slightly bitter, and astringent flavor that many people enjoy. Real tea is

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