Bilingual – English and Albanian 1

[audio:albanian1.mp3] Download audio file (albanian1.mp3) Use this post to learn English and Albanian at the same time. I speak English I don’t speak Albanian I want to learn Albanian. Can you speak Albanian? I speak a little Albanian. Read more »

A New Life in Mosquito City – Part 31 – The Cry

In many cultures, it is considered embarrassing or wrong for a grown man to cry. Yet crying is a healthy was to express an emotion of sadness or happiness. In this episode, Mark breaks down and starts crying right in front of Peter Bestluck. Why does he cry? Find out. Read more »

The Elixir of Immortality

If you had the chance to live forever, would you take it? Hear about a Chinese man who wanted to live forever and how he tried to do it. Read more »

Himalayan Hike – 1 – Hiring a Guide

[audio:Himalayan Hike1.mp3] Download audio file (Himalayan Hike1.mp3) at irp Mark and Axel from Australia teamed up with Luis from Spain and Alex from France to hike to Malana in Himachal Pradesh. Gilles helped them negotiate the price and conditions of a guide over the mountain pass. Gilles: You must be […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 20

[audio:miyako20.mp3] Download audio file (miyako20.mp3) at omnos John: Hi Miyako. How do you feel today? Miyako: Much better, thanks. How are you doing? John: Oh, all right, I guess. Miyako: What is it? What’s wrong? Is everything okay? John: Oh, Hiroko and I are not getting on. Miyako: Really? How […] Read more »