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Oxy Moronic

You’ve probably seen the sign for “jumbo shrimp” and laughed at the obvious incongruity, but have you paid attention to the oxymorons in stories you read … or stories you write? 221 more words


Day 27: Speaking & Listening Activity

Below are listening activities and speaking activities and are part of the 100 Day French Challenge.

Listening & Speaking Activity

Please watch the below video for instructions for the listening activities for this week. 118 more words


These 3 Things - The Book

“You should write a book. Seriously, John!!! I’d buy it.”

We are about to find out if you would or you wouldn’t.

By September 6, 2014 my book of stories and inspirations titled These 3 Things should be available through Amazon Kindle’s self publishing program. 213 more words

Excited to launch PBspeaking.com

As my speaking and consulting work has really taken off within the past couple of years, I thought it was finally time to spin-off that section of my blog into its own stand-alone website.   41 more words


Trust in Everyday Language

We tend to forget in everyday conversations the importance of who we source during what we speak. By source I mean where the information we use ‘originates’ from and how credible this ‘source of information’ is.  257 more words

Speaking at SharePoint Conference Ukraine 2014

I am honored and excited to announce you again that I’ve been been chosen to speak at SharePoint Conference Ukraine on September 26, 2014. I will be speaking on “Keep your SharePoint Always On !”. 124 more words

Gokan Ozcifci

Don't say the words!

To round off a lesson on “describing things” I used this great Taboo-style game from StickyBall.

Students have to use their describing skills to help their partner/teammates/the class to guess the  35 more words

Teaching English