The Admiring and the Admired

The Admiring and the Admired

The Admiring and the Admired It is said that we all need something to believe in. There are a lot of different ideas and creeds….

What is Friendship

What is Friendship?

Aristotle wrote, “The desire for friendship comes quickly. Friendship does not.” The truth is that time is not the only factor that aff ects ….

The History of London

The History of London

London, the capital of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, is a city of over seven million inhabitants. It covers an area of 1,606 square kilometres…..

Colorful Idioms

Colorful Idioms

Pre-reading activity: Translate the following idioms into your language: – in black and white…

Animal Idioms

Animal Idioms …

There are definitely many animal idioms used in all languages. You may have come across many of them….

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St. Patrick´s Day

That day is St. Patrick’s Day. Your colour is green. Your culture is Irish. Your celebration is St. Paddy …

More False Friends

More False Friends

Today I want to return to a topic I have already written about in this column: false friends, i.e., expressions …

time

Time

Telling the time is easy. Isn’t it? It’s something seven- and eight-year-old kids have ….

Christmas

Christmas

There are numerous occasions on which people wish each other well. The tradition of sending cards and wishes has never disappeared ….

Animals Idioms

Animal Idioms

Idioms are rather like salt in cookery: not needed all the time, not enough and it’s boring, …

Best Wihes

Best Wishes

There are numerous occasions on which people wish each other well. The tradition of sending cards and ….

False Friends

False Friends

My first contact with a Slavonic language was just before I came to what was then Czechoslovakia. I was offered a job in …

Dubbing and Language

Dubbing and Language Learning

My smart TV has hundreds of channels. Although digital TV has been with us for some years now, almost everything is still either already in the local language or dubbed….

Top Park

TOP PARKS

Top 3 City Parks of the World
It’s autumn and it’s a great time to go for a walk. Let’s visit three famous city parks.

Learn foreign language

I CAN’T LEARN FOREIGN LANGUAGES

I Can’t Learn Foreign Languages
Hi! My name is Kate. I have been studying English at school for a few years now, but I still feel I’m just a beginner.

autumn

WELCOME AUTUMN!

September means that autumn is coming. Is it your favourite season or not? We asked five kids and teens what they like doing in autumn.

Food Day

FOOD WASTE

16 October is World Food Day so let’s talk about food and food waste. What is it? It’s food we throw away. Did you know that people throw away one third of all food?

Scary place

PLACES THAT WILL SCARE YOU

Autumn can be pretty spooky with its rain and short, dark days. Let’s visit some places which will give us a good scare.

Halloween

HALLOWEEN

Halloween is becoming popular in our country, too. How much do you know about this holiday?

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When Is The Right Time To Leave Home?

Hey guys, it’s me again! In this article, I’m going to talk about leaving home, that is moving out, etc. When would you like to leave your home?

Buy Nothing Day

Buy Nothing Day

Could you get through a day without spending a cent? What do you think? Is the following article related to a) shopaholism; b) environment; or c) a healthy lifestyle?

Two school debates

Two School Debates

Debate 1: To Pay Kids who Earn Good Grades?
Students at several middle schools in Washington, D.C., have an unusual incentive1 to get good grades.

World Food Day

World Food Day

World Food Day is a worldwide event designed to increase awareness1, understanding and information. It is a year around action to alleviate2 hunger.

Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Mark Twain lovers are celebrating 2020 as the 110th anniversary of this beloved author’s death, the 185th anniversary of his birth, and the 135th anniversary of his famous …

Slang and Teenagers

Slang and Teenagers

Are you one of the teenagers who use the word “matika” more frequently than matematika? Do you think the expression “Mám v paži!” is cool?

Are you happy

Are You Happy?

We all want to be as happy as possible and everyone wants an extra reason to smile. But, let’s …

Compulsory Education

Although the idea of educating children goes back to ancient times, it took many centuries before it was legalized.

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Central Park

On July 21, 1853, the New York State Legislature decided to dedicate more than 750 acres (over 3km2) of land in the centre of Manhattan to create ….

Gender Sterotypes

Gender Sterotypes

Some time ago I came across a campaign focusing on helping girls increase their self-confidence. A number of boys and girls of various ages …

A Great Month of Books

A Great Month of Books

When people discuss spare time activities1 or hobbies, reading is always named along with doing sports, listening to music …

Reflecting on Friendship

Having good friends is an important part of our lives, but at times making friends and keeping them isn’t easy. Of course, one of the basic things …

correct language

Politically Correct Language

A student of mine once wrote: “In the USA they have political correctness; here, we prefer to have good manners.” I have nothing against good …

Cheating

Cheating

A friend of mine used to teach physics at secondary school. Once, as she was watching her students take a test, she noticed …

Digital detox

Do You Need a Digital Detox?

Can you live without your mobile, or do you need a digital detox?
Teenagers spend more than 11 hours a day in front of screens.

Bullies, Targets and Others

Bullies, Targets and Others

Bullying is like a dangerous disease. If you don’t pay attention to the first signals, it spreads quickly and can do huge damage.

christmas

Christmas

Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural and commercial phenomenon. For two millennia, …

Work Out and Be Happy

Work Out and Be Happy

Many people forget or ignore both the short – and long-term benefits of exercise and avoid it due to a comfortable lifestyle. Two primary chemicals involved in making exercise feel …

Hurra! Nahrávky 2019-2020

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Hello!

Hello! Activities 2019-2020

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Hello! Testy

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ROALD DAHL - The BFG

ROALD DAHL – The BFG

Most of you will know Roald Dahl’s books. Roald Dahl is one of the most popular writers in the world. …

Britain´s Secret Beauties

BRITAIN´S SECRET BEAUTIES

Of course, not many places can be really secret now, when we have GPS and Google maps. Still, there are places which are less famous (and crowded) than, …

Hello! Nahrávky 2019-2020

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Hello! Activities 2019-2020

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Friendship Testy

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Maturita Exam Paper

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Maturita

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Brožúra – Maturita Exam Papers

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Friendship

Friendship číslo 1-2 2019/2020

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Friendship Activities 2019/2020

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Halloween

Halloween

Halloween is the second most popular holiday in North America after Christmas. Falling on October 31, it’s a day on which children and even adults …

European Day of Languages

European Day of Languages

The International Day of Languages is something I did not know much about, since most people in the US do not know what this is, …

Gratitude

Gratitude

Gratitude is one of the most powerful happiness producers. Sometimes, it’s easy to feel consumed by hatred, anger and despair …

World Teachers’ Day 2020

World Teachers’ Day 2020

Before reading
Do the preparation task first. Then read the article and do the exercises. Preparation task …

PATRIOT DAY

PATRIOT DAY

11 September
On 11 September each year, you can see the national flags at the White house and on all U.S. government buildings flown at half-mast in memory of those who died in the September 2001 ….

Idioms of change

Idioms of change

You’re undoubtedly well aware of how much people’s lives have changed due to the Corona virus crisis in 2020. I also had to make some tough choices as the situation became worse. …

COVID 19 – Vocabulary

In the last couple of months, coronavirus has fundamentally changed our lives. It has had an impact on school attendance, work, pastime activity, all aspects of our lives. We still come across a number of jokes and cartoons presented on various social media.

Read a Book Day

Read a Book Day

Grab your favourite book, or perhaps a new one you’ve been dying to read, grab your favourite beverage, curl up in a good spot, and enjoy; it’s Read a Book Day! …

Macht mit! interaktiv

Macht mit! interaktiv

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Macht mit!

Macht mit!

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Tintenfass

Tintenfass

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Ene mene

Ene mene

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Cvičebnice francouzské gramatiky

Cvičebnice francouzské gramatiky

Facebook0Email0X Cvičebnice francouzské gramatiky Markéta Zettlová, Marc Baudinet cvičebnica francúzštiny pre všetky typy škôl i samoukov 17,20 € do 14 […]

Cvičebnice ruské gramatiky

Cvičebnice ruské gramatiky

Facebook0Email0X Cvičebnice ruské gramatiky Veronika Mistrová, Danuše Oganesjanová, Jelena Tregubová cvičebnica ruštiny pre všetky typy škôl i samoukov 20,40 € […]

Passt schon! 1. diel

Passt schon! 1. diel

Facebook0Email0X Passt schon! 1. diel Doris Dusilová, Vladimíra Kolocová, Thomas Haupenthal, Jens Krüger kniha+zošit 14,90 € metodika + 2CD 14,50 […]

Passt schon! interkativ

Passt schon! interkativ

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Passt schon! 3. diel

Passt schon! 3. diel

Facebook0Email0X NOVINKA 2016 – NEMČINA PRE STREDNÉ ŠKOLY Passt schon! 3. diel učebnice a pracovní zošit Doris Dusilová, Vladimíra Kolocová, […]

FLP - Foreign Language Publications časopis Friendship, Hello!, Hello Kids!, Hurra!

14.5.2020

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28.4.2020

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FLP - Foreign Language Publications časopis Friendship, Hello!, Hello Kids!, Hurra!

8.1.2020

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Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel

The world of superheroes is constantly growing. This month the Marvel Cinematic Universe is going to release its twenty-first film. However, this time it is going to be unique. …

Poppy Day and Remembrance Sunday

Poppy Day and Remembrance Sunday

November is the time of the year when people in the UK wear a red poppy in memory of those who sacrificed their lives for us during wars.
The tradition began after …

World population hit 7 billion on Oct. 31

World population hit 7 billion on Oct. 31

It took only a dozen years for humanity to add another billion people to the planet, reaching the milestone of 7 billion on October 31 — give or take a few months. …

The X Factor

The X Factor

For those of you who missed it or want more information about this singing competition, here’s a little history: …

The Premier League starts again

The Premier League starts again

The Barclays Premier League kicked off on Saturday 13th August with Manchester United out to defend their champion’s position from last season. ….

London Riots

London Riots

Riots and vandalism have broken out in many cities and towns in England. Many of the people involved in the criminality and looting are teenagers with …

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

13 September is Roald Dahl Day because he was born on this day in 1916. That’s why we’ve prepared a reading activity for you based on Dahl’s famous book…

BRITISH MUSIC FESTIVAL

BRITISH MUSIC FESTIVAL

One of the most well known music festivals in the UK is the EDINBURGH  FESTIVAL, held in August. It dates from 1947 and is mainly a celebration of the …

Earth Day

Earth Day

Every year on April 22, the world recognizes Earth Day. Earth Day is a special day that is intended to make us think about our relationship …