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  • How to improve your English diction (with useful sayings and proverbs)

    by Ray

    Here you will find some tried and proven guidelines, exercises, tips and tidbits designed to help learners of all ages and stages to improve their verbal-communication skills in the language of Shakespeare and Laurence Sterne.
    Audio versions have been included at the end of each section. TABLE (...)

  • Interesting things read recently that I would like to share with you

    by Ray

    INDEX
    Citations
    Moby Dick, by Herman Melville (1851)
    Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope (1857)
    Little Dorrit, by Charles Dickens (1857)
    A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens (1859)
    Adam Bede, by George Eliot (1859)
    The Mill on The Floss, by George Eliot (1860)
    Silas Marner, by (...)

  • Choses lues

    by Ray

    Un échantillon de beaux textes rencontrés assez récemment qui ne manqueront pas, je pense, de vous intéresser, de vous amuser, de vous émouvoir et de vous émerveiller. TABLE
    1. Citations 2. Les affinités électives, par Goethe 3. Manuscrit trouvé à Saragosse, par Jean Potocki 4. Le chat Murr, par E.T.A. (...)