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Learning English through… Comic Strips

giugno 2, 2017 | 0 Commenti

The 19th of June 1978 a new comic strip appeared in 21 American newspapers. Its characters were Garfield, a large cat with an orange fur and Jon, its owner. The creator of the strip was...

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Learning English through… NBA Teams

aprile 30, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese della storia dietro i nomi di alcuni dei team NBA – Today the NBA is one of the most important sport leagues in the world, with an estimated worth of more than 35...

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La Bella e la Bestia

marzo 2, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese del remake con attori reali de “La Bella e La Bestia”.  What started as an experiment with Maleficent in 2014 has quickly grown into a full-blown project for Disney that is planning...

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Learning English Through… Driving Practices

febbraio 1, 2017 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese della guida a sinistra, praticata in Inghilterra e in molti paesi del Commonwealth.

Nowadays, around two-thirds of the world’s drivers stay on the right side of the road. Therefore, one might ask why...

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Parliamo questo mese del Festival di Hogmanay di Edimburgo. Colgo l’occasione per augurare a tutti un buon 2017!

Among the many cities that choose to ring in the New Year in a unique manner, Edinburgh has...

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Learning English through… Christmas Cards

dicembre 2, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese dei biglietti natalizi, tradizione molto in voga nei paesi anglosassoni. Colgo l’occasione per augurare un Buon Natale a tutti!  One of the most famous Christmas traditions was born out of lack of...

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Learning English through… Famous Chefs

novembre 1, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Gordon Ramsay’s half-century has been a productive one: he created an empire that includes 30 restaurants and countless TV appearances; he has also been one of the key players behind the surge of chefs’ popularity....

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The building that is now considered a symbol of Australia is not even 50 years old. Indeed, it was inaugurated on October the 20th, 1973 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. A large crowd was...

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Learning English through… US Senators

settembre 3, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Parliamo questo mese di una delle senatrici più importanti degli Stati Uniti: Elizabeth Warren

Among the 535 elected representatives that make up the American Congress, very few go on to achieve national fame and even fewer...

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Learning English through… Hit Musicals

giugno 1, 2016 | 0 Commenti

Il 12 giugno si assegnano i Tony Awards, premi che celebrano il teatro di Broadway. Parliamo questo mese del musical favorito per la vittoria: Hamilton.

How can the story of one of the American Founding Fathers...

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