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Monthly Archive: October 2017

Take 5: Halloween! 🎃

Lenka likes saying “Boo!” She says she doesn’t celebrate Halloween, but she goes around saying “Boo” to everyone. Even the cat! I think she secretly loves Halloween. And if I’m honest, so do I. I miss celebrating it. When I was little, my bother and I carved pumpkins and put […]

Take 4: Words That Are Brand Names

Language is always growing and changing. It’s alive and I love that. It means we never run out of new words to learn and use. But how do we get new words in our dictionary? Well, one way is when a product or brand name becomes so popular that we […]

Take 3: TV Series That Will Help You Improve Your English

I love watching TV. But I don’t call it watching TV. I call it research. I’m an actress after all. And I needto learn from the pros. We all have to do some research to be good at our job. It just happens that my study requires longperiods of time […]

Take 2: Coffee Talk

Coffee. One of my favourite words. And smells. And flavours. And feelings. I guess you realise now that I love coffee. Nothing beats the smell of freshly roasted coffee in the morning. Nothing wakes me up as fast. When I lived in New York, there was this little place near […]

Take 1: Morning Routine

Paul gets up at eight. He eats breakfast. He takes a shower. Then he gets dressed and goes to work. Really? Does he? How interesting. I don’t do any of those things. Well, I do, but not in that order, and definitely not that early! It’s so funny that all […]

Co říct, když nemáte to správné slovo

Whatchamacallit! Co je tohle propána za slovo? Je to vůbec anglicky? Je to anglicky! A je to slovo, které potřebujete znát. Když nemůžete najít to správné slovíčko, pomůže trochu pantomimy a výrazy, kterými mezeru ve své slovní zásobě zaplácnete. Thing, thingy a thingamajig To nejjednodušší je prostě – thing. “Do […]