Archive for May, 2014

  1. Pedalo video

    It is the first music post in my blog, thanks to my son with whom I played tonight and hit on this amazing song Pedalo in my iPhone 4S. The melody in this song sounds like the sunshine in morning performing ballet on the piano, and is inducing me something in my own childhood sitting […]

  2. Words in the news: Defiant

    Origin: NEW YORK — A defiant Rep. Michael Grimm, in his most extensive interview since federal prosecutors accused him of rampant fraud, accused the media on Tuesday of trying to destroy him and vowed to campaign hard for reelection — even as the New York Republican acknowledged his fundraising has dried up to the point […]

  3. IELTS Writing: Throwing money at military

    Many countries have spent vast sums of money on armament for the sake of self-defense. Some people think they should spend money helping reduce poverty and other issues rather than on military. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

  4. 6 IELTS essay tips for writing Task 2

    The problem that we seem to face with task 2 is the topic and ideas. Actually this is the least important thing about task 2! Much more important about IELTS writing is the language and how you can handle the language at band 7 to express your ideas. I know that anybody who lives in the […]

  5. Election puts Ukraine future in balance video

    It seems to be that tensions rise ahead of Sunday’s presidential election in Ukraine. The world is not peaceful after all.

  6. Words in the news: Wilt

    Origin: Gareth Bale helped Real Madrid win their 10th European Cup as they finally overwhelmed arch-rivals Atletico Madrid in a compelling Champions League final in Lisbon. The emphatic scoreline after extra time does no justice to the drama that unfolded at Estadio da Luz as Atletico stood moments from winning the trophy for the first […]