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New Mexico Highlands University Admissions

New Mexico Highlands University Admissions Overview: New Mexico Highlands University has open admissions--this means that all interested applicants with a high school degree (or equivalent) have the opportunity to study at the school. Students will still need to submit an application, along with high school transcripts, and optional SAT or ACT scores.
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The Spell Checker Poem

At one time or another, you've probably run across some version of what's commonly known as "The Spell Checker Poem." Originally composed in 1991, its first official appearance was in The Journal of Irreproducible Results in 1994. Since then, it has made its way around the Internet under various titles, including "Spell Checker Blues," "Owed to a Spelling Checker," and "Spellbound.
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5 Major Differences Between Public and Private Schools

Education is an important part of raising children and preparing them to live successful lives. For many families, finding the right school environment isn't as easy as just enrolling at the local public school. With the information we have today about learning differences and 21st-century skills, not all schools can adequately meet the needs of every student.
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Mixed Metaphor

A mixed metaphor is a succession of incongruous or ludicrous comparisons. Also known-playfully-as a mixaphor . Although many style guides condemn the use of mixed metaphors, in practice most of the objectionable combinations (as in the examples below) are actually clichés or dead metaphors. Examples "An Apprentice contestant with a love of bizarre business lingo has left Twitter users in fits of laughter after describing a failed task as 'leaving a sour taste in the client's eye.
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La voix passive - French Passive Voice

Voice is a grammatical term which indicates the relationship between a subject and verb. There are three different voices in French and English. In the passive voice, the action described by the verb is being done to the subject by an agent, which is usually introduced by one of two prepositions: 1. When the verb expresses an action, the agent is introduced by the preposition par: Active voice David fait le ménage.
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Conditions Often Mistaken for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a painful condition affecting feet that you can feel with every step you take. The main symptom of plantar fasciitis is pain in the arch of your foot. It's usually localized at the sole of your foot, but the pain can be perceived as radiating throughout parts of your foot, ankle, and lower leg.
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