A Vietnamese feature film about a love that stays alive through centuries will be released in American cinemas this December. "Nhan Duyen: Nguoi Yeu Tien Kiep", unofficially translated as "Predestined: Lover From A Past Life" is directed by Luk Van. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese film with romantic spirit to premiere in the U.S.
The two are lucky they found each other: Chris is a ginger-haired hulk and Tina has the clear blue stare of a stay-at-home psychopath. They're two loners who realize they share a raging resentment toward other people and a knack for bumping them off. The spree starts mildly: Chris backs the caravan over another vacationer, but since the man was a litterbug, it's OK. As the body count increases, the couple come up with any number of cheerful rationalizations, such as the notion that killing reduces Earth's carbon footprint, so murder must be Green. After one upper-class toff gets bludgeoned to death for asking Tina to pick up some dog poo, Chris assures her, "He's not a person, Tina, he's a Daily Mail reader." … [Read more...] about ‘Sightseers’ has fun with serial killers
What is fluency?1. Learn as much as possible before you go abroad.2. Immerse yourself.3. Live with a host family.4. Carry around a notebook and pocket dictionary.5. Absorb media in your target language. 6. Try a language exchange.7. Make a serious effort to remember every word.8. Get a boyfriend or girlfriend who speaks your target language.9. Don’t be afraid to make mistakes.10. Don’t be afraid to be pushy when necessary.And most importantly, don’t give up. You can do this.What didn’t work for me:Apps that can help you learn:Books that can help:So what makes me an expert anyway?Enjoyed this post? Subscribe here! … [Read more...] about 10 Tips for Becoming Fluent in a Second (or Third!) Language
Unlike its Vegas-inspired competitors, the Grand Lisboa is focused primarily on gambling. Aside from a theatre that offers live entertainment and a Michelin star restaurant, its all about the games here. Its casino floor features just under 900 slots, and approximately 400 table games. Aside from the usual suspects, these include fortune wheel and casino war (an easy high card/low card game). … [Read more...] about Enjoying the nicest casinos in Macau: a guide
“It looks like it will be a lot of fun for the community,” Perfect said. “It should bring in business for our merchants and visitors to our town. It will also raise awareness for what Ramona Parks and Recreation does here in the park and in support of the senior center and all of the other groups that have their home here in Wellfield Park.” … [Read more...] about Town’s first AutoFest gets underway Sunday