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Song: “I’m So Tired” – Inglés Esencial 7

Read the vocabulary, listen to the lyrics, and fill in the blanks. The Beatles: I’m So Tired — I’m so tired, I haven’t slept a wink I’m so tired, my mind is on the blink I wonder should I get … Continue reading

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Christmas at Mom’s House – Inglés Esencial 6

Usually at Christmas, we go to my mom’s house in Truckee, California. Her house is in the mountains where there is a lot of snow. It’s very pretty. She and my stepfather put colored lights around the outside of the … Continue reading

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Video: “Movin’ Out” – Inglés Esencial 5

Watch the video, listen to the lyrics, read the vocabulary, and fill in the blanks. Billy Joel: Movin’ Out (Anthony’s Song) — Anthony works in the g_____________________ store Saving his pennies for someday Mama Leone left a note on the … Continue reading

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Hola, Te Amo: Inglés Esencial 4

Watch the video, listen to the lyrics, read the vocabulary, and fill in the blanks. The Doors: Hello, I Love You — Hello, I _____________ you Won’t you tell me your _______________? _______________, I love you Let me jump in … Continue reading

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Inglés Esencial 3.5 – Practica

Inglés Esencial 3 Practica My (mai) = mi Mother’s = de mi madre Sister’s = de mi hermana Father’s = de mi padre Is = es / está — My mother’s sister is my aunt. La hermana de mi madre … Continue reading

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Inglés Esencial 2

Welcome to the second installment of Inglés Esencial, a series of posts I’m writing to help mi suegra y mi cuñada learn basic English for a trip they’re planning to Europe. They have requested to learn “a few simple English … Continue reading

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Inglés Esencial 1

My mother-in-law and sister-in-law are planning a trip to Europe and have asked me to teach them “a few simple English phrases” to get by. I started writing Inglés Esencial yesterday with a short post on Facebook. I continued today … Continue reading

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