Tag Archives: language

Portugal, Spain and Italy

My brother, Bill and I just got back from a trip to Portugal, Spain and Italy.  It was the first time we’d traveled extensively together on our own. We’re both experienced travelers and we’ve usually traveled with our wives or … Continue reading

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Life Hack: Telephone English

Life Hack: Telephone English Last week, I watched a movie about Temple Grandin who battles (and wins!) against autism. Its a wonderful movie and an inspiring story. Claire Danes plays the role of Temple. Watch it if you get a … Continue reading

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Immigrants

Tuesday, I observed but yesterday, I taught my first class of ESL (English as a Second Language) to a group of LEGAL aliens who are desperate to learn our language. Husbands, wives, men and women from all walks of life: … Continue reading

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Choice Words

Every once in a while, I get caught off guard. It happened with this photo. I saw this colorful fella pedaling his bicycle along a beach road and pulled my camera out to grab a shot of him.  He had … Continue reading

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