I’ve been trying to figure out a good way to teach metaphors to my students learning English, and I’m having a hard time coming up with a method. Students have problems because they’ll know what every word in a sentence means, but they won’t understand the sentence. The dictionary definition will say something like “vulture: […]
If you are looking to explore Ljubljana and Lake Bled, the gems of Slovenia, here are our recommendations. Discover what to see, where to go, how to get around, and where to stay.
There are times when it is nice to bring the family or friends together for a meal. There is no special occasion and so it can be kept simple and affordable. Here are our TOP list of five restaurants for family gathering for dinner or other meal in Singapore. These are places which serve good […]
“We have the tape,” US President Donald Trump finally admitted that there is a tape-recording of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi – but then he immediately added: “I don’t want to hear the tape, no reason for me to hear the tape.” When he was asked why, he said: “Because it’s a suffering tape, it’s a terrible […]
Commonly used illegal drugs include marijuana, heroin, cocaine, amphetamines, methamphetamines and club drugs. MARIJUANA: weed, also known as Blunt, ganja, grass, herb, joint, bud, pot,green etc. marijuana use among teens is thought to be more widespread than alcohol use. Yet, many parents still don’t believe their teen would ever smoke pot. There are also many misconceptions […]
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The friend of an American student stabbed to death in the Netherlands said she texted him about her roommate’s desire to kill just a week before she died.
Sarah Papenheim, 21, from Minnesota, died Wednesday afternoon after she was attacked at her apartment in Rotterdam where she had been studying.
A 23-year-old Dutch man and Sarah’s roommate, Joel Schelling, was arrested after being located at the Eindhoven train station about 60 miles from Rotterdam, shortly after the body of the 21-year-old was discovered.
Every night has its day, as every dusk has its dawn. One moment you are here, the next you are there. This is what makes life, life. And the acceptance of this is the beginning of life itself. With a million thoughts a day come a necessity for action. Either against logical judgement or otherwise. […]
Source material: Worm, Interlude 3 Originally blogged: June 16, 2017
Outside of its fabulous main story, Red Dead Redemption II offers some incredible Stranger Missions. Here are my favorite.
The County Fair was a magical place. Other weeks of the year it was little more than an overgrown field. But during those few weeks in August it came to life. Games of skill and chance. Fairground food–the one time a year we were sure to get cotton candy. Tents full of stables temporarily […]
At 1:30 am of my last day of fasting I woke up in the middle of the night, not being able to fall back to sleep. I took it as a sign that my 7 days of fasting should come to an end and after having packed my bag and warmed some water for a […]
Do you ever discover it hard to concentrate? All of us do. There are times when we find it hard to get “into the zone” and be efficient, particularly if you work on a computer everyday and tasks are pretty monotonous. There are many distractions capable of taking you away from what actually needs doing: […]
Hello everybody! Today was our last full day in wonderful Amsterdam, and we started off by doing seeing famous Dutch thing – Van Gogh’s paintings! One of James’ friends and his girlfriend were in Amsterdam for the morning on their Contiki tour, so we started bright and early to meet them at 9:30am. This was […]