Explanation: American Sign Language conveys pop lyrics

How can you expressively sign pop lyrics to the deaf, at a concert?

Watch and learn from Amber Galloway Gallego.  It’s art. (7 mins video)


English as she is spoked

A brilliant podcast helping learn English as a second language has just won third prize in the British podcast awards: Luke’s English Podcast.

One fun sideline he does is a ‘Phrasal verb a day”.  This is truly useful – they are ways of saying something in a common ways of speaking – difficult to learn as a new speaker of English.

And of course, doing one a day, makes it a bitesize way of learning.  So whether you are an American learning the quaintness of English spoken across the pond in the UK, or someone learning English as a second language – this is a wee gem.