A look at how the internet has changed the travel industry in the last 25 years. Interesting for looking at trend vocabulary as well as travel collocations. Also have a think about how you could compare travel now with what it was like for your parents and grandparents. What changes do you think the next generations will see?
A fascinating article about memory training and how it can help when learning a language.
Nice to see the UK has finally had some warm weather!
You may have noticed the support from your google doodle of this global event, celebrated on 8th March. I’ve included a link to the Telegraph’s look at some of the cases of gender inequality that currently still exist in the UK and overseas. Below is UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon’s take on the issue in 2014.
Equality for women is progress for all
“Countries with more gender equality have better economic growth. Companies with more women leaders perform better. Peace agreements that include women are more durable. Parliaments with more women enact more legislation on key social issues such as health, education, anti-discrimination and child support. The evidence is clear: equality for women means progress for all.”
An interesting article in the New York Times It’s great for looking at language related to trends, but also expressions related to family as well as legal matters and bureaucracy.