Category Archives: #wtf

Magic Pooh

“Hunter, why are your hands purple?” I asked.  He hesitated so I asked, in Korean. “손들이 보라색, 왜요?” “Magic pooh,” he replied uncertainly.     **I have since discovered that ‘magic pooh’ is a real thing. It’s a powder taken to

Magic Pooh

“Hunter, why are your hands purple?” I asked.  He hesitated so I asked, in Korean. “손들이 보라색, 왜요?” “Magic pooh,” he replied uncertainly.     **I have since discovered that ‘magic pooh’ is a real thing. It’s a powder taken to

It’s cold

It has been quite cold and windy lately. Personally, I have no reference for how warm or cold a witch’s breasts might be. I did not teach this expression. I’m aware of the expression but it’s not part of my

It’s cold

It has been quite cold and windy lately. Personally, I have no reference for how warm or cold a witch’s breasts might be. I did not teach this expression. I’m aware of the expression but it’s not part of my

Shilin Night Market

After our big adventure/taxi tour we decided to check out Shilin Night Market. We were also getting a bit tired and hungry and perhaps did not spend as much time there as we would have liked but we got the

Shilin Night Market

After our big adventure/taxi tour we decided to check out Shilin Night Market. We were also getting a bit tired and hungry and perhaps did not spend as much time there as we would have liked but we got the

To meet

Okay, I can’t just give ESL textbooks a hard time. This is from one of my Korean textbooks: 만나다, the verb to meet. I just see this guy slapping the other guy in the face and I can’t unsee it.

To meet

Okay, I can’t just give ESL textbooks a hard time. This is from one of my Korean textbooks: 만나다, the verb to meet. I just see this guy slapping the other guy in the face and I can’t unsee it.

Hangman failure

Yesterday gave some insight on some grammar that needs to be retaught after summer break. *Background: Ella is one of my students and she’s taking a month off of cram school for her summer vacation. It seems our game focused

Hangman failure

Yesterday gave some insight on some grammar that needs to be retaught after summer break. *Background: Ella is one of my students and she’s taking a month off of cram school for her summer vacation. It seems our game focused

Textbooks

I understand the idea. The unit is about the body and countable nouns versus uncountable nouns is a running theme through this textbook series (although never explicitly dealt with). Is there not a more applicable lesson that could have been

Textbooks

I understand the idea. The unit is about the body and countable nouns versus uncountable nouns is a running theme through this textbook series (although never explicitly dealt with). Is there not a more applicable lesson that could have been

A debate about selfies

My classes have all just turned over a new term these last couple weeks. Whether they should or not, all of the classes are going up to the next level. One of my classes has turned in a new direction

A debate about selfies

My classes have all just turned over a new term these last couple weeks. Whether they should or not, all of the classes are going up to the next level. One of my classes has turned in a new direction