Monthly Archives: November 2016

They’re crazy about football. (Talking about interests) – Cambridge Dictionary About words blog (Nov 30, 2016)

They’re crazy about football. (Talking about interests) – Cambridge Dictionary About words blog (Nov 30, 2016) This week we’re looking at words and phrases that we use to say that we are interested in something. If someone enjoys a particular … Continue reading

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A last chance for amnesty – The Hindu (Nov 30, 2016)

A last chance for amnesty – The Hindu (Nov 30, 2016) The amendments to the Income Tax law passed by the Lok Sabha now offer those with unaccounted cash a last shot at amnesty. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. … Continue reading

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Thailand’s Parliament Officially Invites Prince to Be King – VOA Learning English (Nov 29, 2016)

Thailand’s Parliament Officially Invites Prince to Be King(0:03:19) http://av.voanews.com/clips/VLE/2016/11/29/dba8aca5-7344-4d02-8ae5-e198f70be9d4.mp3 Thailand’s parliament has officially invited Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn to become the country’s next king. The parliament acted after Thailand’s cabinet named the prince to be the new king. The president of … Continue reading

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Withdrawals from International Criminal Court Raise Questions – VOA Learning English (Nov 29, 2016)

Withdrawals From International Criminal Court Raise Questions (0:08:43) http://av.voanews.com/clips/VLE/2016/11/25/0f1ad57b-96bb-461b-88b9-b4d44f1065de.mp3 Recent withdrawals from the International Criminal Court have raised questions about the court’s future. Russia announced its withdrawal in the middle of November. Earlier, three African nations said they planned to … Continue reading

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Cambridge Dictionary’s Word of the Year 2016 – Cambridge Dictionary About words blog (Nov 29, 2016)

Cambridge Dictionary’s Word of the Year 2016 – Cambridge Dictionary About words blog (Nov 29, 2016) It’s that time again, when publishers reveal the word or words that they believe encapsulate the year. As many readers will know from previous … Continue reading

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