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Jamie Oliver's Simple Mojito Recipe

Are you ready to get into the summer vaycay (i.e. vacation) mode with Jamie-s mojito video? It is so simple that I am sure you will never choose store-bought again… You will love it. 106 more words


Essential Vocabulary - Education

Students are always asking me for new vocabulary. Below I have prepared a text about educational terms in the UK – part of a draft for a longer piece of writing. 871 more words


What does the answer look like?

When we are involved in genuine conversations, we often have an interest in extracting particular information we want or need. Because of this we can anticipate what the answer looks like. 368 more words


Change the World – Eric Clapton


What this song is about?

This song is about the agony of unrequited love – is there anything more painful in the world? The artist, Eric Clapton, … 313 more words


A great idea for practicing speaking and listening

A language school in Brazil/Brasil got a great idea for helping students to improve their skills.  They paired the students with American senior citizens who are living in a nursing residence.   19 more words


History & Politics Out Loud

Listen to famous historical and political speeches on History & Politics Out Loud. Find background information and famous speeches from presidents, civil rights leaders, and also Lou Gehrig’s famous speech. 57 more words

Language Learning

Never Let Words have Power Over You

I heard from some readers after I wrote about the controversary of using either ‘the n-word’ or the actual word. Some were offended that I dared to say nigger, 560 more words