English examiner, teacher and frustrated ballerina. Geek, gauche, obsessed with books, podcasts and the web. Diligent professional and blogger, tho. More info below blog's header.
Monthly Archives: October 2012
So guys, what do you say of moving on to greener pastures, after the disturbing news in yesterday’s post? I thought today we could go all out for a very brief listening , given that it’s one of the skills that … Continue reading
As many of you should’ve already heard, last week the EF – Education First – published its global survey of English-language skills and, since then, many people have come to me sorely disappointed or in furious disbelief – after all, is … Continue reading
Remember that some months ago we were chattering about written communication and how one’s writing skills (or the lack of them) can easily put their credibility at stake, especially on the Web? Well, The Guardian has recently written about a … Continue reading
This topic was nicely suggested by Renato, my top commenter, in the comments of the post that I published on September 14th – thanks, Renato! No matter how involved in Aviation you are, today we’re gonna talk about dump and damp, … Continue reading