Monday 29 June 2015

How to Survive a Festival

The UK is well known for its many summer music festivals, the most famous being Glastonbury
If you like festivals, have a look here... There are several things you should know to survive them. You'll find an interesting video at the end with Top Ten Iconic Music Festivals of all times...

Tuesday 23 June 2015


A curvaceous young phoneme called schwa
Said "I never feel strong. It's bizarre!
I'm retiring and meek
And I always sound weak
But in frequency counts – I'm the star!"

Unexplored Britain

Leith Hill 25 minutes from London and the city is suddenly far away. Leith Hill, in the Surrey Hills, is the highest point in South East England. 

From OXFORD University Press Language Schools ELT June

Monday 22 June 2015

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Friday 19 June 2015

Top Ten British Castles

If you like castles (not the TV series :-) ), have a look at this page from National Trust.
From OXFORD University Press Language Schools ELT June

Thursday 18 June 2015

Wednesday 17 June 2015

Describing People: Personality Adjectives

Positive vs Negative
Choose the few new ones for you, check the meaning and think about people you know who could be described with them.
I'll select these for you to look up: convivial, exuberant, aloof, callous ... Be careful because some may be "false friends" and check pronunciation too.
From English Club