Monday, December 29, 2008
Sunday, December 28, 2008
An Young brought Canapes to the Advanced Conversation Class.
Ingredients for the Holiday Canape:
- fresh dill (like a tiny christmas tree)
- cherry tomato (christmas ornament)
- cheese (monterey jack)
- poppy seed dressing (or honey mustard)
- melba toast (or small square cracker)
Saturday, December 27, 2008
Mr Lin cooked his favorite dish, Savory Shrimp,
the SeniorESL Christmas Party
Friday, December 26, 2008
Thursday, December 25, 2008
Wednesday, December 24, 2008
Tuesday, December 23, 2008
A music-filled program looking at how Americans observe the most widely celebrated religious holiday in the US.
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Mr Kim sings a Korean folk song
Monday, December 22, 2008
ESLPod's Blog “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry (updated 122808)
Sunday, December 21, 2008
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Friday, December 19, 2008
Thursday, December 18, 2008
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
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Monday, December 15, 2008
Sunday, December 14, 2008
Saturday, December 13, 2008
Friday, December 12, 2008
White House Greetings:
The White House sends special anniversary greetings to couples who have celebrated over fifty years of marriage. The White House also sends greetings for the birth of new babies, birthday greetings to people over eighty years old, and weddings greetings. See White House Greetings for further info.
Thursday, December 11, 2008
Wednesday, December 10, 2008
Shinobu: Well, as you can see, my hair is pretty curly. When it’s long, it looks like an Afro. I want it to be a lot shorter, but I don’t want a buzz cut. ...Download Podcast
VOANEWS: Soil Erosion Threatens Chinese 'Breadbasket'
A study says more than one-third of China's territory is being damaged by wind and water, largely because of farming and forest loss. Transcript of radio broadcast: 08 December 2008
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VOANews: Trying to Live With a Recession in the World's Largest Economy
Millions of Americans cut their spending as they worry about keeping their jobs and their homes. Yet spending helps drive the economy. Transcript of radio broadcast: 08 December 2008
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Tuesday, December 9, 2008
ESLPodcast 60 - Getting a Haircut
It has been too long since I had my hair cut. My bangs were too long, I had split ends and my ... Just as I had hoped, Mark did a great job with my hair. Download Podcast
White hair may be a thing of the past
Worried about getting old? Don’t want to get wrinkles? Wondering how to stop going grey, or white, or silver? Well help may be at hand with the last one of these fears.
Sunday, December 7, 2008
Korean Stir Fried Korean Noodles (Chapchae) Recipe
with Jonathon Stewart
An easy to make, versatile dish that is loaded with flavor and color, japchae is perfect for guests and parties, or can be cooked ahead and savored at home throughout the week.
Saturday, December 6, 2008
The 2008 Inflation Celebration: Watch the giant helium parade balloons inflate on Saturday, December 6 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Join us for live entertainment, children’s activities, and fun!
This year's San Jose Holiday Parade is on Sunday, December 7, 2008, beginning at 8:30 a.m., televised live on NBC Bay Area at 9:00 a.m. and streamed worldwide on NBCbayarea.com.
More info about the San Jose Holiday Parade
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Friday, December 5, 2008
ESL Podcast 274 – Buying Stamps at the Post Office
To send a Priority Mail envelope, you can get $4.05 stamps, and delivery is usually in two to three days. How many would you like of each?
Thursday, December 4, 2008
ESL Podcast 136 - Having a Baby
I don't care what sex the baby is as long as it's healthy. Carlos is really excited about the baby. He has been going with me to every prenatal appointment ...
ESL Podcast 207 – Giving Birth in a Hospital
After a lot of pushing, the baby came out head first, not breech, and it was healthy. I was so relieved I couldn’t stop hugging my wife. ...
Monday, December 1, 2008
ESL Podcast 140 - Buying on the Internet
When I want to buy something, I do it online. I like buying on the Internet because I can easily do some comparison shopping and find the best price. ...Download Podcast
ESL Podcast 224 – Holiday Promotions
Since we’re an online business and not a brick- and-mortar store, we can’t just put signs in the window or do other types of traditional advertising. ...Download Podcast