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3 Things in Japan That You Don't See in Ontario

When I arrived in Japan almost two months ago, I expected some big changes. Having grown up in Ontario, Canada, I was used to crappy public transportation, large houses (not to mention big backyards), and toilets in the same room as the shower. 996 more words


Changing my EFL Teaching Style

When I first started teaching EFL:

I was told that in Korea they prefer the PPP teaching technique. This is Presentation, Practice and Production. Therefore on the lesson plan I made for my job application, I used this technique. 850 more words

My Thoughts on Korea And Teaching So Far

Okay, so let me begin by making it clear that I never wanted to be a teacher. Well, not that I didn’t want to be one but more like I’d never considered it as a possibility. 696 more words


Describing Food Using Adjectives

English Level: Easy and up

We all love food, but it’s always difficult to describe the food that we eat. A few days ago this happened to a student of Connect Eikaiwa (コネクト英会話). 243 more words


Easily Confused Words: Flocks vs. Phlox

Flocks and phlox are easily confused words.

The spell-check application of most word processing software programs would not catch a slip-up of these two words. Spell-check is looking for words that aren’t in its dictionary, and words that resemble words in its dictionary, but are possibly spelled wrong. 227 more words

Easily Confused Words

Best Player Ever in CS:GO

Who is the best player ever in CS:GO?

In my mind there are three options: Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund, Olof “olofmeister” Kajbjer, and Marcelo “coldzera” David.  These three players hold all the best player of the year awards from 2013-2017.  122 more words