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Hi there!

Four and I half years ago I moved to the Netherlands to study art history. During my first year, like many of my expat friends, I struggled with the Dutch language. 703 more words


Most Important Verb Tables I'm Currently Learning

In last weeks post I talked about different vocabulary lists and how I planned to highlight what I considered to be the most useful verbs to learn first. 496 more words


How to sink your career

Your career as a writer for the Yahoo! front page may have just sunk with this grammatical gaffe:

A sunken career can be as hard to raise as a sunken ferry, especially if your downfall is the result of an ability to distinguish between an adjective (like, oh, say, maybe sunken) and a verb (sunk).


I'm So Tense

I’ve been tempted over the last few weeks to post about the horrible things customers do and say. I’ve also wanted to air out grievances regarding terrible and (borderline) criminal management practices, and the terrible toll that customer service takes on one’s physical and mental health. 418 more words

Phone Monkey

Does Love End With An "e"? (poem)

Love is in poetry
Love is in words
Sometimes in nouns
Often in verbs

Every single letter
Has its place and purpose.
But greatest of all
Is love that is


Colombian Spanish in the time of love (The Bogotá Post)

My latest for The Bogotá Post centers on all things love. Because I am clearly such an expert on the topic . . . cough cough.  856 more words


Lesson 3!

Goedmorgen you lovely people of WordPress!

Here is my Thursday morning update (on Friday) from lesson 3! Wednesday nights lesson was actually really great! It was intense and I did come away with a little bit of a headache but I felt like we covered a lot of ground and we have been given a table of conjugated irregular verbs which is so helpful I cant tell you how much! 776 more words