Idiom of the Week: “Like the back of my hand”

As we all know, language can’t be translated word by word.  Everyone that has tried to learn a new language has certainly fallen into the trap of looking at individual words and translating them back into our own.  The results can be extremely embarassing/funny/awkward/confusing.   In American English, when we say that we know something … Read more

Books Downtown in Miami

Our EC Miami students Fitoria and Michael attended the Miami International Book Fair last Friday and were asked by their teacher to write about the experience.  To help them learn about reading in the U.S. they were asked to interview various people at the fair. Read what they wrote about this interesting event. To read more about the … Read more