What a great photo!
It can also been seen on the Shizuoka Gourmet weblog, well worth a visit.
Me to students: “For this exercise you can use dictionaries, phones, in fact anything is OK”
Student: “Please tell me the answers”.
Student: “You said anything is OK”!
We were looking at a few verbs today, like ‘take, took, taken’ and ‘drink, drank, drunk’, and one of my students suddenly said ‘swim, swim, swimming’! And it made me think. Why are English verbs so difficult? If my students answer was the real answer then it would be so much easier.
BTW the answer is ‘swim, swam, swum’, unfortunately.
The British bobsleigh team has its final practice before the Vancouver Olympics!
Did you read Funny story: nice day a few days ago?
Well here is our next conversation:
Me: “Nice day isn’t it?”
Student: “Yes it’s fine”.
I guess the student had breakfast this time!
Me (to a student): “Nice day isn’t it?”
Student: “I’m hungry”