Monthly Archives: August 2013

Plural Words

Hey folks! Se o inglês lhe parece uma língua estranha e complicada hoje em dia, acredite, no passado ela era mais complicada ainda! Embora eu ache o inglês bem mais fácil que o francês ou alemão, por exemplo, muitos alunos meus não conseguem entender certas excessões ou porque as palavras tem um som tão diferente […]

How to pet a Kitty!

By: Oatmeal

15 Things Worth Knowing About Coffee

Source: Oatmeal

The Difference Between WHO and WHOM !

Hello! This week a student asked me the difference between who and whom. I’ve found this amazing explanation from Oatmeal. I love info graphics and pages with lots of pictures, they make me remember things better. Take a look, it’s pretty cool ! ————————– Esta semana um aluno me perguntou qual a diferença entre who e […]

The Future of Learning

The (near) future of learning…. “Learning will no longer be defined by time and place – unless a learner wants to learn at a particular time and in a particular place.” The revolution in Education has already started. That traditional classroom-lecture model is no longer being used in the main schools in the country. Students […]

Verbal Irony x Sarcasm

Hello again! Some people live sarcasm and others (like Sheldon Cooper from The Big Bang Theory) that just don’t get it! What you might not know is that there’s a difference between verbal irony and sarcasm. Watch this amazing video from TEDed and learn the difference….. you can also answer some questions later related to the video […]

How to become a good reader / Como se tornar um bom leitor

Hello folks ! Today I’m going to talk about something a love: reading! There are four main skills in English: reading, writing, speaking and listening. It’s important to have a good knowledge of all them when learning the language. Sometimes reading can be hard if we don’t have the techniques. Yes, that’s right, there are […]