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It's Oriani's birthday today!
First of all, receive my warmest greetings and hugs. I would like to share my happiness with you all.I couldn't be more grateful about you, guys. In this occasion, I am introducing to you the…Continue
Hi, dear all. So, as we're here to learn, teach, practice and exchange our ENGLISH, I am bringing to all of you this NICE GAME I use in class with my students when I know they are tired of academic…Continue
I am so happy to be back home: EC.
I've been away for several reasons but the main one is WORK.
Ok, as you may know, I teach English in high school and nowadays I have been noticing something really uncomfortable among my teenage students. They think I am a bit "crazy" because I preach love, friendship , good manners and peace but it seems these words and actions are for "crazy people". They treat each other with too much hate, bad words, they hit one…Continue
Dear friends ,
Let me use this few lines to express my current happiness.
Due to the fact that I come from a very very humble family, when I was child I never expected to travel abroad. Actually, I didn't even imagine I could get on a plane. It wasn't my first time travelling by plane but an International trip? Never, and Russia? WOW
Yes, finally, after saving money, making lots of sacrifices, trying to tight my belt, wearing the same clothes during the whole year,…Continue
First of all, receive my warmest regards
Well, here I am again writing a few lines to express my feelings about EC.
When I first came to EC in 2005 , I was barely an English teacher trainee and I was scared of making grammar mistakes on the forums. However, several members made feel comfortable to write as much as I could so that I would practice more and more.
But I didn't come by chance. My "English I" professor asked me (us, my classmates and…Continue
Well, I know this is very asked question, but sometimes we start the English learning process without any purpose. Just because of YES, and that's it!
When I was 4-5 years old and I was at the Kindergarten, my father used to teach me the vowels in Spanish ( my native language), and at the same time , he would teach me them in English. GREAT!I began to like it. However, I couldn't understand the reason why I would learn the language and even worse, I…Continue