English examiner, teacher and frustrated ballerina. Geek, gauche, obsessed with books, podcasts and the web. Dedicated professional and blogger, tho. More info below blog's header.
Monthly Archives: November 2012
Hello, dear readers, how have you been? First off, I must apologise for the lack of updating that has affected this blog. I’m attending a very intensive training and the bad news is that I’ll probably be away for about … Continue reading
Although we still haven’t talked much about problems involving the usage of in/on/at, I thought we might as well go through two very specific and repeated examples of mistakes made by Brazilian students when using the prepositions from and between. … Continue reading
Hey all! I’m sorry that I’ve been absent the last days, we’ve just had the longest holiday ever here in Brazil (from Nov 15th to 20th, how down-to-earth is that?) and I ended up slowing everything down a bit. Still, … Continue reading
Last Wednesday the Evening Standard brought news about a plane crash in Jackson, Mississippi – US. Besides some considerable coverage on the news, they produced a video on the accident and published it on their website as well and that’s … Continue reading