Monthly Archives: November 2013

November 21

How to find a great online teacher

I’ve mentioned a few times now that I study a lot with online teachers, or Skype teachers as I like to call them. For me personally this is by far the most effective way to study. Well, one on one in person may be the best way. With a good teacher the biggest advantage is […]

November 20

T minus 12 days

The Cambridge Proficiency Exam is less than two weeks away and I’ve found a real gap of knowledge. It seems that most of the time I can ‘hear’ the correct grammar choice for a sentence. I seem to just know, but there’s one thing I consistently can’t do. Phrases like: I feel lucky to have/having […]

November 13

What would you do?

So yesterday my friend asked me a very simple question and I had no answer. I can’t stop thinking about it, because I think this indicates a rather sad state of affairs and maybe it’s time for some introspective. As most of you probably know, I struggle with an injured shoulder that won’t quite heal […]