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.
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