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Stand by your ‘an’

As an English teacher in Latvia, one of the hardest things to teach is articles (‘the’, ‘a’ and ‘an’ for the grammatically-challenged among you). They don’t exist in Latvian or Russian so students have a hard time knowing when to … Continue reading

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Feel the burn

I don’t know what the word for ‘confused’ is in Latvian but I know what it looks like. An Irish girl in a Latvian exercise class. You’ll spot me easily enough. I’m the one going left when everyone else is … Continue reading

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