Learning English with The Wrestler

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Die Grünen hybrider Kongress 2021

Hybrid courses

In the summer of 2021, I had the pleasure of attending a hybrid congress in Berlin: Die Grünen were kicking off their election campaign. The

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It’s the end of summer, we’re back home from long days in the sun and on the water, and it’s back to classes and many

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Talk at BESIG 2021 for Cornelsen

Managing your hybrid course with Cornelsen’s Basis for Business Summary This 30-minute talk aimed to give Business English trainers an overview of lessons learned in

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I really like “The Daily English Show”, presented by Sarah, a New Zealander based in Niseko, Japan. It has its own blog (Englishlernen online: Daily English Show). The latest edition features “The Wrestler”, or rather that nice scene where he breaks down her defenses and they have a beer together. The focus of the lesson is “it’s not a turn-on” – es macht sie nicht an, as well as how to turn down an invitation politely and nicely, saying “I can’t, I have to…”. Watch:

PS: Sarah, the moderator, has a great face, doesn’t she? Love her eyebrows. 🙂


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