Monthly Archives: August 2011

Pozor! Some words commonly misused by Czechs when speaking English

Hello. I’m taking a break from renovating our new flat to unleash my inner pedant on you all.  Again.  I intend to do so in less grumpy and more helpful fashion than last time. The front page of Mlada Fronta … Continue reading


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Life in Czechland? A grape experience…*

Take a look at this picture. Now tell me what you can see. Pretend it’s some kind of exercise to hone your powers of observation. Or, if English is not your native tongue, a test of your fluency skills.  There’s a man sitting … Continue reading


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