Following the success of October’s Spanish film, « Los Lunes al Sol » it is now my turn. I’ll be showing the American movie « The Pursuit of Happyness » on Thursday 13th November, at 6pm. There will be time to discuss the film over drinks and nibbles afterwards. For more detailed information please consult the MJC website, or wait until your next lesson … Suite
John Hegley has come to the end of his Rameau research. The programme was broadcast on BBC radio 4 on July 8th. Here is the link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b048l0gc Enjoy!
As the end of the year approaches, I realise I haven’t posted anything new on my blog for ages. I know you all consult it regularly and so must be very disappointed. Unfortunately, I have no jokes. However, I have just finished reading a very interesting and well written book called « Langue et Science », by Alain Bentolila and Yves Quéré. … Suite
You already know that John Hegley is very attached to his glasses, that he feels strongly about carrots, potatoes, plasters and dogs. But you might also be interested to learn that his grandma was actually French. And what is more, legend has it that Jean-Philippe Rameau figures in his ancestry… Perhpas this explains the other French connection sitting on the … Suite
Hi! It is September once again. And if September is here, the start of a new season of English at the MJC cannot be far away. Just give me a couple more weeks to recover from the last one and I’ll be back in the classroom with more amazing activities, valuable vocabulary, great grammar, perfect pronunciation, exciting exercises and helpful … Suite