English actually has no reflexive verbs like many other languages. But, when the same person is the subject and object of the verb a reflexive pronoun is usually used.
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The track Lose Yourself became the first hip-hop song to win Best Original Song at the Academy Awards (Oscar) in 2002, though the rapper himself wasn’t there to accept the prize. Lose Yourself went on to be nominated for five Grammys, winning two. The tune was created specifically for the movie 8 Mile which was based on the musician’s life.
eBooks are taking over the world of reading. Is this a good thing or a bad thing? A book is no longer just a stack of papers bound together. More and more people are reading electronic books, or eBooks. Some are PDFs. Some are on Kindle. Some come in various other formats.
“To be, or not to be” – these words are familiar to lots of people in different parts of the globe. The famous line is the opening phrase of a soliloquy spoken by Prince Hamlet in the so-called “nunnery scene” of genius William Shakespeare’s play Hamlet. Act III, Scene I.