Who says what about … American Hustle This new film from director, David O Russell, has been nominated for no less than ten Oscars, including Best Picture.
The aphrodisiac qualities of food have been a part of romanticfolklore since Eve handed Adam that apple in the Garden of Eden. Today, there’s no easier way to add a touch of je ne sais quoi to Valentine’s Day than by cooking up a feast in the kitchen.
Colorado’s Legalization of Marijuana Pro-marijuana campaigners have worked for the legalization of marijuana for a long time, about four decades. Last week they saw their efforts rewarded when
There were many sad passings of inspirational figures in 2013 from diverse walks of life, Margaret Thatcher, Lou Reed, Seamus Heaney to name just a few. The man who left us the most legacy was probably the recently deceased South African revolutionary Rolihlahla Mandela
Health Body, Healthy Mind: 5 Ways to Start the New Year Right! Oh no! It’s that time of the year again. You’re a year older and you’re faced with 2013’s list of New Year’s Resolutions. If you’re like most of us then that list of resolutions is not complete; in fact, you may not even still have the list from 2013 or remember what was on it. Maybe something about losing weight? Stressing less? Spending more time with your family? As a … →
Grammar PRESENT SIMPLE vs PRESENT CONTINUOUS (Presente simple vs presente continuo) El presente simple se utiliza para hablar de cosas que ocurren habitualmente o en general. Examples:
Book of the Week: Stoner by John Williams Every once in a while a book comes along that is so beautifully written the author could be forgiven for imagining its place in the canon of literature. However, all too often, even great books are overlooked and forgotten.
What’s your favourite cuisine? Mine is without a doubt Italian. So much so that when I was living there, you could tell – I was a little more rounded. I couldn’t get enough of the mouthwatering pizzas, the crunchy arancini, and the delicious pasta. Then, of course there’s the red wine; Nero D’Avola is my favourite, and the most dangerous. I came across a collection of photos of flags made from food, taken by an Australian Advertising agency called WHYBINTBW. The … →
In our last post, Love Speaking gave you 9 tips on how to make a great presentation in English. To continue on from this post, we’re now going to look at some signpost language that we use in presentations, to allow our audience to know what we are talking about and add structure. This is important as a presentation without a clear structure will lose the interest of your audience, and you will find yourself talking to a room of people … →