Here are some of the things I heard in class today. They all have one problem in common – the word order is not correct. So what is the correct structure? It depends where are you staying I’d like to know which are the best activities Could you tell me where can I find a […]

How SHARP-EYED (or EAGLE-EYED) are you? What I’m asking here is: are you very good at noticing things? I think the person who prepared this sign was in a desperate hurry to start their holidays! Now let’s see how SHARP-EYED you really are by telling me what you don’t like about what you see; click […]

How SHARP-EYED (or EAGLE-EYED) are you? What I’m asking here is: are you very good at noticing things? There are days when the letter box of my apartment transforms itself into a “junk mail box”; today was one of those days. As I’m feeling altruistic, I’m going to share a piece of this junk with […]

“Why don’t nobody never loosen up and let themselves go?” That’s a genuine quote, not a sentence I’ve made up. If you’re not happy with it, tell me why and correct it.

Lovely cover; pity about the grammar. Correct it if you can.

“A scorching hot afternoon; even in the shade I was sweating like a pig.” Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell While the island is experiencing another heatwave, with temperatures hitting 37° and with water pouring out of our skin, I think it’s appropriate to remind you of the expression SWEATING LIKE A PIG. The advice being […]

Sometimes I prefer not listening to the news as often there is more bad than good. Crime, political scandals, natural disasters, collapsing tower blocks and houses on fire – a flood of negativity which brainwashes us into thinking that no good is left in the world. If that is what I think, then why am […]