TODAY'S IDIOM 1 FEBRUARY 2017 ENGLISH IDIOM: the oldest trick in the book EXAMPLE: Flattery is the oldest trick in the book, so don’t fall for it! GERMAN IDIOM: der älteste Trick der Welt
Donald Trump denies refugees and citizens from seven countries entry to the US No day seems to pass without a controversial executive order issued by the White House. On Saturday, the US President banned the access of Syrian refugees indefinitely, while citizens from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen were forbidden to enter …
Claims of a revolutionary achievement: hydrogen turned into a metal-like state ©Harvard University After 80 years in which scientists have been trying to transform hydrogen into metal, it is now believed that this goal has finally been met. Last week, researchers Ranga Dias and Isaac Silvera from Harvard University published the results of their experiments …
TODAY'S IDIOM 31 JANUARY 2017 ENGLISH IDIOM: an open book EXAMPLE: Everyone knows the queen, her life is an open book. GERMAN IDIOM: wie ein offenes Buch sein
TODAY'S WORD 31 JANUARY 2017 ENGLISH WORD: bookmark (n) DEUTSCH: das Lesezeichen EXAMPLE: I just use a photo or any piece of paper as a bookmark.
TODAY'S WORD 30 JANUARY 2017 ENGLISH WORD: bookshop (n) DEUTSCH: der Buchladen EXAMPLE: I enjoy just sitting in a bookshop rummaging through new books.