Comments for PTC Homepage Blog/Information
- Thank you Albert for the Daily Updates. They are very useful.
- I read the Daily Updates for January 26th. Please explain ……….. in more detail in my next lesson.
On Valentine’s Day in Japan, only women give chocolate guys. Guys don’t give chocolate to women. This is done on White Day which is Mach 14th.
Festive: relating to / looking similar to a festival. joyful, happy a festive mood
- The house looks festive during the holidays.
Feedback: (NOT Feedbacks) I will give you some feedback on your homework next week.
Advice: (NOT advices) I will give you some advice on how to study English outside PTC.
Buy a Condo(minium), a house – Rent an apartment
*** condo: everyone is owner of building, house and apartment building = One owner
How big is it?
- It’s 76M² (76 square meters) Good but doesn’t give the person asking, the information they want.
- It’s a 3 bedroom Condo.
- Live in a 4 bedroom, 3 story house with 1 and a half baths.
*** We count number of bedrooms because Kitchen, dining, living and bathrooms are standard. *** *** Number of bedrooms is most important.
Mortgage: Ken: We have already paid off our mortgage.
Dave Really??? Wow! I still have 28 more years to pay off mine.
- Some people prefer to pay someone to do it. (it = home renovation)
- I don’t want you to get angry but ……. (bad news)
- Please don’t be angry at me but ……
Weight/weigh: My grandson is 14 kilograms
*** My grandson weighs 14 kilograms.
Usual/usually: I usually go to the movies with my husband on Mondays.
It is usual for my husband and I to go to the movies on Mondays
Kids Lesson: No Kids Lessons today