Wednesday 24 April 2019

Monday 22 April 2019

Murcia Today

Murcia Today


Remember all words having to do with "remem-bering"

Monday 15 April 2019

Game of Thrones Vocab

Murcia Today

Murcia Today Murcia and Spanish news round up week ending 12th April 2019

Murcia Today

Cartagena Holy Week 2019

Visit the Town Hall website in English.
Have a look to get familiar with the vocabulary and concepts of our Holy Week in this "guide" and in Holy Week Step by Step. Tourist Brochures available here.
Enjoy your holidays !!!

Friday 12 April 2019

Wednesday 10 April 2019

Talk at the Jornadas Culturales 2019

Blend (or portmanteau) Words

If you feel like learning some new blends, read this article from Cambridge Dictionaries Blog
If you didn't have enough, just 86 more!!! (from Vappingo this time)
... and from Oxford Dictionaries Blog: 11 words you perhaps didn't know were portmanteaus

Why don't you make up a couple of (crazy) blends, email them to me and we create a new portmantlist?

Tuesday 9 April 2019

5 Common grammatical errors and how to avoid making them

Do you ever worry about the grammar in your writing, and feel unsure how to fix it? Maybe you don’t have the time or money to get it professionally edited, or this may be overkill for, say, a personal blog post. Luckily, you can take other steps to reduce the chances of grammatical mistakes in your prose. Here we look at five of the most common errors, to help you identify and fix them...
Carry on reading this article on MacMillan Dictionary Blog

Friday 5 April 2019

Thursday 4 April 2019

Tuesday 2 April 2019

Jornadas Culturales Contests

Short Story Writing Contest (max words: 150)

Photograph Contest

Distinguished Women: You can choose among: Brenda Milner, Margaret Thatcher, Florence Nightingale and Merritt Moore, but if you want to choose another, don't worry and go ahead!!!

Enter any of them before Fri. 5th at 2 pm!!!

Your English: Phrasal verbs: some lonely phrasal verbs | Onestopenglish

Your English: Phrasal verbs: some lonely phrasal verbs | Onestopenglish: Tim Bowen has been beavering away to bring this interesting discussion of some lonely phrasal verbs: verbs that only combine with one particle and only have one meaning.