Change of culture?

October 26, 2011

Next week we celebrate Halloween. But in Spain we’ll be on holiday, just for a change. However, in other places… click on pic

Is this a change of culture?   Is there no respect any more?                  Do children behave worse now than some years ago?


Where are we?

October 24, 2011

If you happen to read this roadsign while you’re driving, where are you?

What do you think about it?

Would it be politically correct in Spain? Just leave a comment and let us know.


Learning vocabulary…

October 13, 2011

…can be a boring or a fascinating task. It all depends on the learner.

However, sometimes there are very difficult questions to answer. Click and see .

Don’t forget your earphones!!!

Thanks JM.


The girl effect

March 10, 2011

A couple of days ago we celebrated International Women´s Day… but sometimes we forget that girls come before women.

Why don’t you have a look at the videos : CLICK CLICK Think about them…

and write your opinion below?

Is it a real solution?


Break a leg

March 2, 2011

Don’t panic, it’s a way of wishing you good luck

But, what is the origin of the expression? If you want to know, click here

If you know any other expressions, why don’t you write a comment below?


How to be romantic…

February 14, 2011

Take a pen and note down  some advice to impress your partner with the best ever Valentine’s card. All you have to do is  pay attention to  the following steps on how to write a love letter.  If you find it too difficult or there are some bits you can’t understand, check the written version.

By the way, what does the picture above show? What do you call this ring? Where is it common to find it?

Leave a comment below if you know any of the answers.


Exams, exams… and fun

February 9, 2011

It’s not always easy to look on the bright side of life, but sometimes a couple of minutes can help you relax right after your exams, or just before them: eating habits, means of transport, men and women, medicine, children…. different topics with a laugh. Which one do you prefer and why?

Thank you, Alicia


New year’s resolutions

January 13, 2011

Just a couple or activities to practice and start again after the holidays.  Some vocabulary practice ( with key) and two videos to sharpen your ears:


Xmas

December 20, 2010

At Christmas we eat a lot, we drink too much, we relax very little, we talk to quite a number of people and we sing more than we usually do.

Why don’t we do it in English?   We don’t know the lyrics, we get embarrassed…

Those days are over, guys. Christmas with fun can help overcome your shyness.

Sing along and write a comment on your favourite carols here


Trick or Treat?

October 28, 2010

the moment has come:  click on the picture, follow the instructions and… happy halloween