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Tired Words

It’s already like 10 days into lent; I can’t remember how many years it’s been since made a decision and truly gave up something for 40 days. 772 more words

Existential Traveler

Saturday Synopsis

After his long school day, Juan returned home grumpy and petulant.

The crowd was animated and gabbled all at once about a light hovering in the western sky. 48 more words


Short but sweet...

A short but sweet activity using visuals to help students practice and memorize target vocabulary…


tried and tested with adults and older teens (15+) 185 more words


READING ESL: oh my goat!

READING ESL: oh my goat!

Edmund Lee, a writer at theantdaily, remembers a funny meeting with Uncle Chong, a likeable story-teller from a local coffee shop, and the story he had to tell about the recent Chinese New Year celebrations for the year of the goat. 761 more words


Introduction: Fancy Words

The English vocabulary, and our society’s use of it nowadays, is an endangered species in the realm of language and communication.

It would be awesome if it were socially acceptable to go up to someone’s kid sticking their face in front of an iPad, take it away from them, and give them a f**king book to read instead.   102 more words


Happy Andalusia Day!

The King of Spain has recently given a public speech encouraging young people to leave Spain in order to find work experience abroad, and we  respond to this defeatist message of long-term talent drain with the words:  … 242 more words


Much to Do

This guy. He’s quite the mover. Ever since he started walking around Christmas, he hasn’t looked back. We take him to the boardwalk along Bellingham Bay and to the beach on a regular basis now so that he can stroll around. 154 more words

Baby Sturgis