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Read blog posts written by young people about the world of entertainment.
We all know the stories. The princess falls in love with the prince. He rescues the damsel in distress from the tower or the dragon or the wicked queen … or anything at all really.
If you live in the Northern hemisphere, autumn is probably drawing to a close in your country.
For anyone who is feeling a little confused, let me first explain what rocky road is. It is a refrigerator cake made with marshmallows, biscuits and chocolate.
In the UK, the seeds of horse chestnut trees are called “conkers” and, for me, the first conker of the season signals the start of autumn.
So far my time in France has been like a rollercoaster, I’ve had my ups and my downs. I have been living in France for almost two months and I’m definitely becoming homesick.
Last weekend I visited a zoo with a friend. Whilst there, we debated whether or not zoos were a good thing. When I was little, I loved going to the zoo. Now, aged 20, I still enjoy visiting them.
I have always found that watching television series and films in the language which you are learning a very helpful exercise.
I am currently living and teaching in Colmar, Alsace. Last week, Colmar hosted its 19th film festival.
The fifth series of the popular period drama Downton Abbey has just started in the UK, but why does it attract so many viewers?
Edinburgh is a fantastic city for tourists. There are so many things to do here for people of all ages.
Have you ever heard of soap operas? They are fictional series on television or radio that follow a group of families and show us the events of their everyday lives.
Like many people, if anyone asks me what my favourite films are I always struggle to answer.
Talent competitions are very popular on British television.
I always struggle when someone asks me what my favourite movie is. I can't choose just one! However there are a small number of filmmakers whose films I always love.
I am coming towards the end of my stay in Salzburg and couldn’t leave without writing about The Sound of Music. The film was set in Salzburg, but most Austrians have never seen it.
Tongue twisters are word games which are fantastic to improve your pronunciation when speaking English!
A couple of friends and I, spontaneously decided that we would go to Berlin this weekend to attend the Berlinale, an international film festival.
When I was young, I dreamed of becoming many things. Sometimes, I wished I was an astronaut going up into space, finding new planets and jumping around in a cool space suit.
In the Christmas holidays, I went to the cinema with a group of friends to see the second film in the Hobbit series, directed by Peter Jackson.
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