Again it is getting hotter and hotter, but we are getting tired of going to the beach!!! First, this post would like to present these two expressions you can find in the section The English We Speak (BBC Learning English):
No picnic >>> What does it mean in Spanish?
Wet weekend >>>> Was last weekend a wet weekend for you?
And here's the solution for those who haven't got much money and feel bored of doing the same things all over again >>> COUCH SURFING (Listening exercise, 6 Minute English, BBC Learning English).
Some related articles:
Best of the net: Couchsurfing - the reality (The Guardian)
Solutions to exercises 83 & 84 in the previous post
Ex 83 >>> 1. Shall I buy you a coke? / I'll pay you a coke or anything you like. 2. I'm so sorry. I got stuck in a terrible traffic jam. 3. Why don't we order a pizza? / How about ordering a pizza? / Let's order a pizza.
Ex 84 >>>> 1. ...if you like. 2. ....if I had studied more regularly. 3. ..., he would train with Rafa Nadal every day.
Solutions in the next post