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Stopping to watch

stopping to watch

the evening pines…

geese flying north

– #Haiku by Kobayashi Issa, translated by David G. Lanoue, illustrated by Jessica Tremblay (Old Pond Comics)

Comics

Asking for Directions

Men are said to have an aversion to stopping to ask for directions. Even when they are obviously lost, they would rather drive around until something looks familiar. 95 more words

Christian Living

Ask Opposite to Ensure Understanding

Have you ever asked for directions by guessing which way you should go and been confirmed by the person you were asking only to find out later you were both completely wrong? 294 more words

Local Knowledge

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

They veer towards me,
drawn, irresistibly,
by something they see,
something imaginary;
something they think
they see, within me.
It does not exist, 311 more words

Poetry

Giving Directions in the Real World - An idea to get your students speaking outside of the classroom

Last week one of my Pre-Intermediate adult students asked if I could teach some expressions for asking for directions. Another chimed in, “Yeah, and then can we go outside and practice?” I’d been thinking about doing something like that for a while, and but that student’s idea gave me the push I needed to finally create these worksheets to help take language outside: 356 more words

ESL

Day 34: I am a rock

Prompt: Is it easy for you to ask for help when you need it, or do you prefer to rely only on yourself? Why?

As someone who prides herself on her ability to be independent, I am a fervent believer of the idea that we should all work to achieve our goals with our own hands. 281 more words

365 Project