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Language Life After Life

The current estimated population of Estonia is 1,315,819, of whom about one third (about 439,000) live in the capital, Tallinn. The weekend of 4–6 July 2014 saw the celebration of the five-yearly song and dance festival of which 2019 will … Continue reading

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Christmas Books

The most famous ‘Christmas book’ ever written must be Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. Written amazingly quickly from October 1843 and published on 19 December, with four colour illustrations by John Leech, it was enormously successful in terms of numbers … Continue reading

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