Friday. Jumua Mubaraka. While this day for others means a long long sleep until the midday prayer's gathering, concerning me, I woke up early and faced the empty road toward Rouiba to teach my three little bears English. Actually, now I have two -not three, and they are kids -not bears; tho' this is how … Continue reading How the year starts [ Learning / Teaching ]
Alright. Winter holidays. I don't know why, but I always hated the vacancies... Leaving the safety of routin and facing the problems of the self was always uncomfortable for me. Leaving the social sphere of school for summer or winter time always cut the only reason why I should interact people. Also, I always felt … Continue reading Hol a Holiday? Where’s the holidays?
Before I start describing the events of the last two days, let me engrave the idea in your mind that "Algerians love chaotic tumults and celebrating." We don't have weekly parties, only yearly weddings... We don't have seasonal festivals, we have yearly Ramadan of fasting... Our inner-pressure is hiding inside us, making our daily life … Continue reading The Days of Misplaced Manifestations
This LMD Master 1 -Applied Linguistics program literally drives me crazy with its presentation system. We just started with 2 months of tardy and started doing researches and presentations from the first moment. This week, it is the fourth presentation that I am preparing in group-work. Then, after the [unrepresented presentation], I've just got another … Continue reading Another never happened presentation
Explaining learner variation considering the age There is a famous rumor saying Chinese is one of the most difficult languages to learn because of its strangeness. The former statement was disproven by Noam Chomsky’s generativism that claims no language’s learnability is different from one another, being Chinese or English. However, the observable fact of … Continue reading Essay: Explaining learner variation considering the age
Today, I had a presentation. Generally, people are afraid while it turns to do a presentation, but I am not. A presentation - for me - means new information and SHOOOOW TIME, babe! I like to do research, reading about a topic and understanding it, passing it to other people. It's a very glad job … Continue reading A presentation without presenting
Today, I checked my university again... whether the study starts in November! In the last three months, I've been the edge of insanity. In the very beginning, I came back from Hungary, from my mother in August; however, she was begging me to stay until September. I told her I can't stay since my … Continue reading My Tardy University and My Lost Trimester