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Archive for April 21st, 2009

I wish I knew how…

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A lot of theory/grammar on wish and all that. But see it in practice here:

(Have I ever told you how much I love Nina Simone?)

(and watch her answering here: what’s free to me?)

I also like this cover by Lighthouse Family, notice how different the lyrics are, if at all:

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April 21, 2009 at 8:35 pm

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I hope your wish comes true (wish vs hope)

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…and you pass the FCE with flying colors.

In the meantime, check out the difference bw wish and hope here (ppt).

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April 21, 2009 at 7:15 pm

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Think of more weird hobbies

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Pastime SanFrancisco Graffiti Art

Take a look at the following list of hobbies…Weird, right? Actually, not all of them…but anyway, as you can see there are some “empty” categories: could you share here some hobbies for those ones?

Plus, do you think that hobbies can be stereotyped?

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April 21, 2009 at 7:00 pm

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