Jul 232010

Diagram of a window-closing machineJust a quick note to say:

1. OUP have kindly posted something I wrote  on problem solving activities for technical English  here. It contains a lesson idea.

2. Macmillan have allowed me to describe my key struggles with ‘merican  (in their wonderful ‘merican English month) here.

 Posted by at 7:42 am

  3 Responses to “A technical English lesson – machines that don’t work”

  1. I just re-read what I posted there and thought ‘Goodness, do I sound like a Brit or what?’ I mean, doesn’t that sound like someone who sounds bothered about imposing through and through?

    Sheesh, no wonder I’m having trouble learning ‘merican! 🙂

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  3. uh huh, read that “tickled pink” and smiled.

    Like, you know – you’re really so fab, dahling!

    (How’s that for ‘merican (I was there for 3years)

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