January 31, 2020

Even more about prepositions

My third blog entry about those pesky little words that sometimes frustrate English language learners.
December 19, 2019

Merry Christmas to all!

It’s nearly the end of 2019. What’s been going on this year, and what’s coming up in 2020?
November 30, 2019

I’m going to bananas

Even when you’re fluent in English, be careful when translating without a native speaker proofread.
October 31, 2019

How to be unprofessional

Tell lies, then ignore emails and don’t answer or return phone calls after you ask somebody to contact you.
September 30, 2019

Learn to spell

Good spelling makes you look professional and generates a respect that rubs off on other aspects of your business, too.
August 30, 2019

Don’t panic!

There are no sharks or other real dangers on the stage. Use your mind and body to calm down so you can make your best presentation.
July 31, 2019

Less worrying, more practice

Most people get nervous before speaking – even very experienced presenters. But attitude and practice really make a difference.
June 30, 2019

Get active…or passive

Active voice is more engaging because it’s more easily expressed and sounds more immediate. But passive has its uses, too.
May 24, 2019

An impressive start to any career

Students learn to present their work in designing a new kind of day care centre for patients with early-stage memory disorders.