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Monday, February 8th, 2021
Against All Logic - Some Kind Of Game

Starting an all-day Insurance English course this morning with approx. 90 students connected from afar. Currently totally freaking them out by playing this on the YouTube machine through their ... See more

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

Today's topical (yet thankfully almost passé) cred from a sales student: "I've really been enjoying these lessons with you. Thank you for making English lessons great again :)"
(MELGA caps on order ... See more

Saturday, January 30th, 2021
Arga bibliotekstanten

Otherwise, James is a really "nice" guy.

När du tappat ditt ord och din tesaurus.

Thursday, January 21st, 2021

As an English speaker, I first looked at this storefront and thought, "Hey, someone forgot an apostrophe". Then I thought, "Poor Kenny."

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
MOUNTAIN TALK (full documentary, official video)

This documentary illustrates the variety of language and culture of Southern Appalachia. Fascinating. https://youtu.be/iHIJfbYhQFg

Mountain Talk (full movie)featuring Popcorn Sutton, Jim Tom Hedrick, Gary Carden, Mary Jane Queen, Orville Hicks, Henry Queen and many others.A film by Neal ...

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

Covid times.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
Arga bibliotekstanten

Move over Starbucks; this café is offering THE new coffee trend. Cannibalism is IN. Tastes like chicken.
{Translation: "Max 10 people in the coffee, please" (rather than the café)}

Jag tänker max noll personer i mitt kaffe, menatteh ☕️🤷‍♀️

Thursday, January 14th, 2021

New year, new you? I believe the ’honking’ here is not necessarily English based, but if you need to do it in a particular anglo accent, call me.

Sunday, January 10th, 2021
BuzzFeed UK

Two countries separated by a common language.

"It's autumn, as in the season"

Thanks to:
tiktok.com/@justsammorris
instagram.com/justsammorris

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
BBC Three

So many flavors (oops, flavours?).

How can one person be this good at accents?!

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