Read this blog ! Practice your English! Come on ( venga ya)!. No deadlines (fechas tope). No exams. It's just a fun way to learn the language.
Practice Makes Perfect
Some of you have discovered ENGLISH IN ACTION. Some are still reticent.
Everyday different people come by to see what it's all about. Some stay for a short chat, others end up spending an hour or two. Today Luis appeared first. Then María. We interviewed each other and anyone else who came by: UEM employees, undergrads and grad students in a variety of fields. One minute you're talking to someone who studies International Relations or alternative energy, and the next moment an Erasmus exchange student from England appears. "What's your name?" "Where are you from?" and the conversation takes off. Today no one wanted to leave, but some had to go to work, others to class, others to have a late lunch.
WALKING & TALKING- You walk and you talk and you learn some useful vocabulary.
It was sure nice to get out of the classroom!
Next week: DARE TO CROSS THE LINE and COMMERCIALS.
Hope to see you soon. -Wendy
come by: se acercan
end up: terminan
each other: uno al otro
undergrads: estudiantes universitarios
grad students: estudiantes posgrado
takes off: arranca, despega (en aviación)
get out of: salir de