English Lesson: New Vs. Brand New

In a recent online English lesson, my client and I were talking about cars. She hesitated in explaining that a car wasn’t “new, new”. Was it okay for her to use this description? Yes and no. As always, the answers to any language question will depend on the context and purpose. If you asked a teacher, theContinue reading “English Lesson: New Vs. Brand New”

Be Unreasonable

I don’t have that many good memories with my “father”. They’re not exactly all bad, but there’s very few that actually stand out. He was really strict when it came to food though, and I do remember a lot of times when I was told to eat stuff I didn’t like. It really baffled meContinue reading “Be Unreasonable”