2014/06/19

Tales from the classroom



As a teacher, her grammar and spelling are killing me. But she's damn right!

2014/05/05

Visual dictionary: TLC


[uncountable] (informal)
/ˌtiː el ˈsiː/
the abbreviation for tender loving care

2014/04/16

Tales from the classroom


Too bad it wasn't an art class.

2014/04/13

Visual dictionary: off the beaten track


remote from populous or much-travelled regions

2014/03/22

And the Best Comedy Act Award goes to ...

(source: www.bbc.co.uk)


"The Pope told Italy's mobsters to relinquish their 'blood-stained money' which cannot be taken into paradise."

2014/03/18

Politics



"When the sleigh is heavy
and the timber wolves are getting bold
You look at your companions
and test the water of their friendship with your toe
they significantly edge
closer to the gold
each man has his price Bob
and yours was pretty low..."
                                                    
                                             Roger Waters

2014/02/13

Visual dictionary: to be swept off your feet

courtesy of The Guardian


(figuratively) to be very impressed by somebody
                   to fall suddenly and deeply in love with somebody

2014/01/26

"Whiskey" in the jar


Coping with -25º C.

2014/01/09

2013/08/11

2013/07/05

2013/07/03

Respect!


2013/06/25

2013/05/12

Russian humour

With great power come great electricity bills.

(courtesy of Donatello)

2013/02/22

Tales from the classroom


Thirty... 

Who needs words when you can let your fingers do the talking?!

2012/12/08

Weekend reading: ERSTE Bank


"In urma unei discutii avute cu un coleg trader de la un SIF din tara, am ajuns la concluzia ca ar trebui sa fie instilate treptat, unele elemente ale analizei tehnice moderne, care sunt preponderente, in comparatie cu elementele analizei tehnice clasice si mai ales cu cele apartinand analizei fundamentale. Unii cititori ar putea sa se intrebe... De ce?"

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2012/11/25

Sad news: The world is getting dumber


According to newspapers, even the UN Secretary General 'rose to the occasion' to display his dumbness. Point proven, old timer!

2012/11/13

Tidiness is a virtue


My kind of place...

2012/11/09

New addiction


Chocolate-covered coffee beans... Bliss!

2012/11/03

2012/11/01

Tales from the classroom

'Darth Vader is a galactic hooligan!'

Maxim Zaborovskiy
Russian student  

2012/10/15

2012/09/10

2012/09/05

Reminiscence

courtesy of PhotoLeoGrapher