David J K Carr

David J K Carr

I'm a British native and worked as a lawyer in London for 30 years. I'm also a TEFL-certified English teacher and have been teaching students all over the world for 3 years.

What portmanteau words are and how they grow the English lexicon

What portmanteau words are and how they grow the English lexicon

The word “portmanteau” means a word that is made up from parts of two or more words that are mixed together to make a new word or term.

David J K Carr
David J K Carr
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What are acronyms and how did they appear in our vocabulary?

What are acronyms and how did they appear in our vocabulary?

Acronym is a form of abbreviation that is used for convenience and it allows us to use one word instead of repeating the entire phrase.

David J K Carr
David J K Carr
English
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I'm an ESL teacher with over 7 years of experience in providing original content. I really like writing educational articles which may help others learn some aspects of English.