Texas Firsts – Part 3
Before Covid Lockdown Stop 1 ‘Take her to Buc-ee’s!’, said Vanessa, Chris’ sister-in-law, while confirming the details on visiting their lake house. I had no idea what it meant but while we were driving to Lake Cypress Springs for a weekend and on our way there I saw some funny signs with a cartoon beaver logo. […]
Texas Firsts – Fort Worth Stockyards and Billy Bob’s Texas
Dreams do come true, Part 2 Before Covid Lockdown (BCLD) From “Dallas”, a drama and romance from the 80s, through JFK, Walker, Texas Ranger from the 90s and some episodes of Yellowstone series from 2020s, and then Willie Nelson, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, county musicians, all have one common denominator; Fort Worth filming scenes or […]
Texas Firsts – Part 1 Dreams do come true As a child I was watching cowboy movies and my secret loves (not so secret anymore) still are country music and cowboy movies. While I was watching or reading about Cowboys and Indians I was dreaming of being there, just admiring the most beautiful landscape, endless […]
National Bird Day
Photos by Chris Polozola Roth Nature lovers, bird lovers, and bird watchers across the country annually recognize National Bird Day on January 5th. It’s also one of several designated holidays celebrating birds. According to Born Free USA, nearly 12 percent of the world’s almost 10,000 bird species are in danger of extinction. And according to […]
Za stara dobra vremana
Rane 1990-te, Stirling Castle, Stirling, Scotland Dok se lagano ulična svjetla pale u predvečerje jednog, za nekoga sasvim običnog dana, naš auto lagano klizi ulicama prema prilazu jednog od najstarijih dvoraca u Škotskoj. Kamene kuće, mini dvorci ( kako sam ih ja zvala) redali su se jedni za drugim. Gotovo na svakoj ili bow window (zaokružni prozor) […]
Lesson learned from a camel
written by a student, so don’t judge 😂❤️ It was a cloudy Thursday when Slavica told me the story about her Tunisia trip. Just like in all romantic movies, even this love story has its ups and downs. Not to spoil everything, let’s start from the beginning. The story took place in Tunisia, where our […]
Teaching English is not only my job, it is my passion, my pride and joy, my morning coffee, my daydream, my night sleep. I try to inspire my students, keep in touch with them, exchange ideas, thoughts, knowledge, encourage them to follow their passion and desires. There is no better feeling than when a student […]
Dragi čitatelji, scene rata, koje sada gledam, vraćaju misli na moje devedesete – kroz oči mlade, do tada neopterećene djevojke. No, povijest se ponavlja i sve ovo sada proživljavaju ponovno djevojke u jednoj drugoj zemlji. Isprike na psovkama, ali govorni jezik ne može bez njih. „Koji kreten sad puca? U nedjelju ujutro?!“ Probuđena iz sna […]
A short story about a little girl who wants to go to the Moon. It is free! Hope you’ll like it.
Kako doći od A1 do C2 (Certificate of Proficiency in English)?
Cambridge English Qualifications ispiti Cambridge English Qualifications ispiti dobro su poznati te ih priznaju brojne škole, sveučilišta i poslodavci iz privatnog i javnog sektora u svim zemljama engleskoga govornog područja. Uspjeh na Cambridge English Qualifications ispitu donosi vam međunarodno priznatu diplomu koja pokazuje koju ste razinu znanja engleskog jezika dosegli. Vaše znanje i vještine najbolje se […]