The history of halloween. The jury is out on the history of Halloween or Hallowe'en, a contraction of All Hallows evening. One theory is that it was a pagan celebration of the Celtic Harvest Festival that was later Christianised. Others believe that it was a solely Christian tradition that had nothing to do with pagan… Continue reading Happy Halloween
Here are some autumn words to for you to learn or use in your classroom.
Modal verbs can be complicated for second language learners mainly as they differ from the use in their own language and more often than not cannot be directly translated making it difficult to apply to day to day language use. Here is a list of the most commonly used modals and when they are used.
When you move to a new country adapting can be hard at the beginning, especially if you don’t speak the language. You work hard to learn the language because you want to fit in but you struggle doing every day mundane things like going to the hairdresser or asking for your favourite cheese at… Continue reading Bilingual Breakdown – how pizza broke me