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Eejit! Whenever you see an Irishman shouting, you can be sure eejit will be either at the beginning or at the end of a sentence! Youse Definitely, the plural form of you. I guess my students aren’t that wrong after all. 🙂 Continue reading Irish Words
Put up or shut up is the expression I wish I could tell some people I know. It means they should stop talking about something and just do it. That’s what I usually do. Oh, and how I wish people would be more determined! Shame it isn’t that simple… Americans often use the expression fish or cut the bait to mean the same. However, I have no doubt the best expression that translates what I mean is still shit or get off the pot! Continue reading Expression of the Day
Some people simply weren’t born to speak foreign languages just like those who weren’t born to work out Math problems. When I meet people like those I can’t help thinking: “Have you ever tried playing tennis, dear?” Continue reading Tennis Anyone?