Yes! Here at Learning it, Loving it we are into our Tech while being quite environmentally minded. Check out today’s lesson to pick up some great new vocabulary and find out about a car that can actually run on air! (more…)
Quite a few of you I know are interested in health, diet, how to stay in shape and what is driving the obesity pandemic, so our team here at Learning it, Loving it have put this post together for you. Not only this, but Teacher Chloe used to be a competitive, natural, body builder so she is definitely into this topic and has wanted us to do a post on this since we began!
Speaking Part 1
Idioms to try and use today
- sugar-coat the pill / situation – trying to make bad news or a difficult task easier to accept or come to terms with. There’s no point trying to sugar coat the situation, idioms have to be understood and learnt well because native speakers use them more than regular verb formations!
- a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down – when a bribe or some form of remuneration, compensation is given to help the acceptance of a difficult task for the benefit of that person. Well, he didn’t want to study for the exams but is father promised him a car if he got excellent grades – nothing like a spoonful of sugar to help the medicine go down, is there?!
- give someone some sugar – to give someone a kiss
- sweet as honey – someone is very charming or pleasant. Teacher Leo’s daughter is as sweet as honey, she is always smiling, so charming and very polite!
Hello to all the Moms out there who are trying to learn English, today at LearningitLovingit we are dedicating this post to you.
So, have you ever heard of the phrase Mommy Brain?
So today at Learning it, Loving it we’re exploring ‘Mental Barriers’ and one which sets entrepreneurial alarm bells ringing the most and is being bandied about by the entrepreneurial world is ‘Indifference’.
Warren Buffet summed this up in a tidy little nutshell by stating:
“Obsession is the DNA of greatness.”
What do you think of the above statement? Would you agree with entrepreneur.com which says that obsession is the hallmark of genius?
Apparently, if you aren’t obsessed with what you do, greatness / fluency / proficiency will remain your achilles heel. Having developed (more…)
Before we start today’s lesson what do you think this statement means:
My neighbour’s dog barks the whole night and it makes my blood boil!
In english we have the expression ‘to make your blood boil’, which we use when something enrages us but do you think it’s true that blood can actually boil in space? (more…)