Archive for março, 2018

Inglês

British Slang – Jane Godwin Coury

Slang

If you went to the UK tomorrow and talked to someone in their twenties, would you understand the slang they are using? I recently picked my 26-year old niece´s brains about British slang and selected some expressions, phrasal verbs and words that may help you grasp what´s going on in a dialogue. EXPRESSING HAPPINESS To …

Inglês

Spinning your mind! – Richmond

mind

Nina Loback is the Richmond Brazil’s Academic Coordinator for Language Schools. (You can read her complete biodata at the end of this post.)   You know this feeling we have that you can find just about anything online nowadays? When trying to do something, anything, have you ever caught yourself wondering if there was an …

Interesse Geral

Mulheres: De Musas a Autoras – Sergio Guerra

É quase impossível contar uma história interessante sem a presença marcante de mulheres no enredo. Tomemos a Odisseia, por exemplo, poema épico definidor da Literatura e Civilização Ocidentais, que conta a saga (inspirada por uma Musa) de um herói guiado constantemente pela sabedoria de uma deusa, tentado (mas também ajudado) por uma bruxa, aprisionado (e amado) …