For Better English Pronunciation, Try Singing!

For improving your pronunciation in a foreign language, there is hardly anything better than singing songs in the language you’re learning.  For over 10 years, I have been teaching English to non-native adult speakers and singing has proven to be a wonderful way for...

Thoughts and Prayers — and Hypocrisy

In the wake of the Las Vegas massacre, the phrase “thoughts and prayers” has again emerged for consideration. The root of “thoughts and prayers” as a hypocritical form of condolence was made clear in The New York Times Oct 4 article aptly named, “Thoughts...