“We have to get out of this”

A ginormous ‘thank you’ to two BRILLIANT English teachers who became two AMAZING test pilots! Monica Sampaio de Lacerda from Brazil and Wynn Nguyen from Vietnam bravely agreed to take part in our first ever “SkypeRead” read-through of the 8-minute sci-fi movie “Exit Log”. The results of our ‘test flight’ were spectacular… Monica and WynnContinue reading ““We have to get out of this””

Four key principles of small talk, from the movie “Ocean’s Eleven”

A lot of non-native English-speakers say that one of the most difficult challenges is small talk. They’re not sure what to say or how to say it and … well, sometimes the whole process of small talk is just uncomfortable and awkward. To help, here are four key principles of small talk, from the movieContinue reading “Four key principles of small talk, from the movie “Ocean’s Eleven””