Tag Archives: USA

2014 – A Great Year in Reaching Out to the World via #Blogging

Happy New Year, everyone! Having received my annual report from Jetpack, I thought I’d let you know what a great year I have had sharing this platform with you all, people from all corners of the world! As the figures below … Continue reading

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Vicious Villain, Great Heroine, Scary Sex & Wonderful #Author

Matt Posner‘s Review of Trials of Life Trials of Life is Junying Kirk’s second novel, and is both like and unlike her first. Like The Same Moon, this work features the troubled life and growth of Zhang Zhenzhu, known to us … Continue reading

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#Fun with Learning #English (#LanguageJokes Part Two)

Today we continue our quest for funny incidents while embarking on a journey to learn a foreign language. Whoever said that it was easy to learn English was putting wool over our eyes or pulling our legs. But hell, it … Continue reading

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Learning to Speak #English Is Fun! (#LanguageJokes Part One)

Not long ago, I was an English teacher, both in China and in the UK. I still offer language tuition, and I have seen many of my students struggling to master another language. I have come across many international students, … Continue reading

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