I will be going to Germany soon on a business trip. Seemingly, this would be easy, because Germans tend to speak English (or most of them!), but this business trip is going to be a little different, because I will need to learn German before I go. This was my conclusion, of course, not the conclusion of my bosses, who think that I do not need to learn German so they won’t pay for it. [Continue reading]
I recently got back from the trip of a life time. I lived for one whole year in the beautiful country of France. There, I taught English as a second language to university students, and I had a great time doing it. I got to taste the French wine and wonderful French bread and cheese and chocolate every day, and I also met the love of my life: Chloe, a French woman.
She and I are getting married soon, and finally, she will be able to join my in Britain and begin her life with me here. The only problem? When we are together, we speak French, because she does not know a lick of English. [Continue reading]
I have been having a hard time recently, because I recently lost my mother. She had been battling a terrible disease, and she passed only a few weeks ago. I had been very close to my mother, and it was a terrible loss for me and my brothers and sister. My dad has been having it rough as well.