Though everything can be learned, nothing can be taught and this is truer in trying to teach a language than in anything else. For decades I have been trying to teach phrasal verbs. Phrasal verbs are phrases of usually two words, the first being a verb and the second a preposition. This is a hot … Continue reading PHRASAL VERBS


Framing of the Shrew

  SK (The following conversation is in the same tone as Skyfall and uses the same music) The Queen: But Shakespeare, I was listening to Katherine here. This is atrocious. You being a good friend of mine more than a mere subject, and I being a woman, I can’t but accuse you of your bigoted … Continue reading Framing of the Shrew