Idiom of the Day
laugh out of the other side of one's mouth
to change from being happy to being sad
My friend was laughing out of the other side of his mouth when he received a speeding ticket for driving too fast.
Tips to get ready for Exams
How to get ready for a College Exam
College students are a diverse bunch. Some are noted for their devotion to academia but others (the larger half), call to mind images of wild fraternity parties, baseball caps, and skip classes and fleece pants. These two groups of students, however dissimilar, have one common challenge ahead of them college examination.The truth is that even in your last year of college, the announcement of a test, exam, final, or quiz (the most jarring of all), is disconcerting for slackers and committed students alike. If a test is looming in your future, whether it is two weeks or two hours before, you can take control of the outcome by using the right study strategies. Throughout my own college career I have tackled exams using every tactic in the book from taking the exam cold turkey (not the most successful approach), to pulling an all nighter and even sometimes, studying for weeks in advance.Whether you are an A type student (the punctual kind who writes everything down in a little black planner, never misses an exam, and showers on test day) or a B type student (the converse of A who rarely graces lectures and doesn