Parents, Stop Freaking Out, Teachers Aren’t Perfect Either — Discover

Angela Graham, a teacher, addresses the fears of parents who are new to homeschooling: “We are not perfect, and whatever school ends up looking like for your child the rest of this year, we don’t expect you to be perfect either.” via Parents, Stop Freaking Out, Teachers Aren’t Perfect Either — Discover

Discussion Time: Gerunds and Infinitives

Question time yet again! Please tell us: If you could stop doing something you consider unhelpful for your personal evolution, what would that be? If you paused on your track and stopped to do something right now while reading this post, what would you do? I absolutely adore reading manga. What do you love doing?…

Discussion Time: Using the Indirect Speech

Time for yet another discussion/exercise. Make the following sentences from direct to indirect speech.  I read Paulo Coelho’s book on the 2nd of April. Miranda will buy her friend a mug for her birthday. The guys have already gone to three theme parties. The dog needs to go for a walk. It is necessary to…

How do you spend your Free Time?

Free Time Activities (Part 1) I am pretty sure that the Coronavirus outbreak has greatly changed the way we have fun and enjoy ourselves, especially now that most of us adhere to the directions and guidelines and #stayathome. I know it has already been quite difficult for me. I am an outgoing person and I…

Discussion Time: Using Conditionals & Temporals

So guys, time to have a discussion. Answer the following questions and make comments to each other. What will you do when you learn how to speak English well? Which country would you visit if you could? If you go to university, which one will it be? What would you have done differently in the…

Eye of the Beholder

A while ago, when I was decorating my place, I brought in a blue-white China vase from my mother’s place. The idea was to give the space an ethnic-eclectic look. In blue, white, and brownish grey rooms, wooden plates and shelves were introduced along with red Anatolian carpets and grey couches. Some splashes of orange…

On Discrimination

Equality has been among the major focal points of the Western world for years and in many countries, much progress has been achieved. In the U.K. or the States, things are becoming better at varying rhythms and the Scandinavian countries are perhaps counted amongst the most liberal places on the planet. Even here, in Greece…