A cloudy day in Prague I walked up to the counter of a bakery in Karlín, an up and coming part of Prague, and ordered their summer special. The shop assistant replied in Czech: "Which one - the salad or the Argentinian baguette?" I didn't have my glasses on me, in fact I broke them ages ago, so I squinted at the board in front of me to see what they were offering. I … [Read more...] about Barriers
The first Gay Pride Parade came to Prague on Saturday, bringing out even more umbrellas onto the narrow streets of the Czech capital. What did you think of it? … [Read more...] about The Gay Pride Parade comes to Prague: worth it or not?
While half the country is lying on a Croatian beach right now, the rest of us are being drenched at seemingly regular intervals. I won't look at the forecast for my hometown back in Australia but I bet the phrase "rain all day with 2 minutes of sunshine" isn't included. So what to do? All we really can do is look at some rain idioms ;) … [Read more...] about C’mon Prague, is this really summer?! – rain idioms
What do you think is the only way to speak a language? … [Read more...] about Re: The ONLY way to speak a language
Say you don't have time for English homework? What about one minute a day..? … [Read more...] about “And here is the news..” – active listening in a minute