My First English Journal: Diary Writing for Language Practice

Welcome, language adventurers, to a journey of words, thoughts, and imagination! Whether you’re a curious kid or a daring adult, there’s something magical about putting pen to paper and letting your thoughts roam free. Today, we’re diving into the wonderful world of diary writing, where every page is a canvas waiting to be filled with…

Unlocking Language: The Journey of Reverse Language Learning.

The adage that children are like sponges when it comes to learning a language and, in our inter-cultural world, multi-languages, we as adults look at them with envy. While I sit along my favourite marina for that precious cup of early morning coffee in Mediterranean sunlight, I overhear the persistent wailing of “I’m too old…

Top 10 English Language Podcasts: Unlock the Secrets of Speaking Like a Boss!

Hey language warriors! Ever dreamed of charming everyone with your flawless English? Well, ditch the dusty textbooks and grab your headphones, because we’re about to embark on a thrilling quest – conquering the English language through podcasts! Podcasts are like magic portals to English fluency. You can listen while commuting, doing chores, or even conquering…

Top 10 Must-Read English Books for Beginners: Level Up Your Reading Journey!

Hey language learners! Feeling ready to conquer the world of English books, but not sure where to start? No worries, bookworms! This ultimate list curates 10 fantastic reads specifically for beginners. Filled with clear language, engaging plots, and minimal dictionary detours, they’ll have you turning pages and improving your English in no time. So, grab…

Exploring English Culture Through Language: An Immersive Experience

Welcome, language enthusiasts, to a journey of discovery through the vibrant tapestry of English culture! As you embark on this immersive experience, you’ll not only enhance your language skills but also gain valuable insights into the rich traditions and customs that shape English-speaking societies. Therefore, let’s dive in and explore the wonders of English culture…

Building Your English Vocabulary: Tips and Tricks

Expanding your English vocabulary is a crucial aspect of language learning, enabling you to express yourself more effectively and understand a wider range of texts and conversations. However, the task of building vocabulary can seem daunting at times. Fear not! In this guide, we’ll explore various tips and tricks to help you enhance your English…

Naming News – Beyond Algorithms

The buzz words are everywhere of AI and ChatGPT , but can they really replace humans entirely, or is the human element still very prevalent in the Naming industry? Algorithm- al·​go·​rithm ˈal-gə-ˌri-t͟həm, derived from the late 17th century denoting the decimal notation of numerals in Arabic, whereby they were influenced by the variances in the…

S A L A Z A R -an enticing name –

…one full of mystery and unfolds historical tales of intrigue. The name smacks of evenings spent around the food stalls of Marrakesh in Morocco, where one’s senses are tantalized by the aromatic spices and enticing food dishes crisscrossing into a crescendo of sheer culinary delights. Not so, it is a name assigned to a new…

Salazar’s chocolate cake experience in L’ampolla

It pays to eavesdrop! My ears pricked up when I heard ‘Chocolate cake’ being discussed by walkers passing us by, trampling on the wooden promenade in the quaint seaside town of L’ampolla stretching alongside the Mediterranean Coastline. Fortunately, they stooped to tie a trainer’s shoelace and they continued drooling on about what an amazing luncheon…

OPPO…opportunities or something else

Testing out this name publicly on professionals, technical, computer geeks orientated and otherwise, in Europe I asked the question: “What does the company or product name OPPO mean to you?” This was presented in their home language. I was either met with shrugged shoulders of zero recognition or as one suggested it would be a…