***LANGUAGE WARNING! Sexual language that may offend you is used in this article.*** Bond. James Bond. Agent 007 [double oh seven] in the British Secret Service MI6. James Bond movies are known for a few things: action, danger, exotic locations, gorgeous women (Bond Girls), evil enemies, and double entendres. A double entendre /ˈdʌbəl […]
10 Things You Can Learn in English from the 2012 Olympics!
I love the Olympics. It is such an exciting event! The 2012 Summer Olympics in London just ended, and I realized that there are few things you can learn from everything that happened! 1. How to Politely Say That Someone Lost Athletes from Canada won 18 medals at the Olympics. Only one person won a […]
English Vocabulary: “Not So Much!”
Not so much is a great expression! It started out as slang amongst young adults, but I notice it more and more in mainstream newspapers and magazines, for example in this editorial from one of Canada’s major newspapers: National Post editorial board: Michaelle Jean is doing a great job; Michael Ignatieff not so much […]