Sérgio Propst

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The Top 10: Foreign Words for Animals

This list arose from a comment on Twitter, in French, on Labour’s Brexit policy, saying Keir Starmer, the shadow Brexit secretary, wanted <i>une licorne</i>. …

Top 10

Poached Eggs: How to Poach an Egg Perfectly

<b>Poached eggs</b> are a beautiful thing. The whites are just firm enough on the outside to contain an oozy, golden yolk in a round little egg package. And …

Recipes

The staggering rise of India’s super-rich

On 3 May, at around 4.45pm, a short, trim Indian man walked quickly down London’s Old Compton Street, his head bowed as if trying not to be seen. From his seat by the window of a nearby noodle bar, Anuvab Pal recognised him instantly. “He is tiny, and his face had been all over every newspaper in …

India

Reading Vocabulary — How to Improve Your Vocabulary

Have you wondered how as an adult you can grow your vocabulary Should you take a class? Make vocabulary cards and post around the house? Those could …

No Brush? No Problem. Here’s How to Clean Your Grill

Getting ready for a cookout, but don't have that grill brush on hand? Clean the grill with ease using this clever trick before cooking up those …

Cleaning

We've designed a 'flux capacitor', but it won't take us Back to the Future

The technology that allowed Marty McFly to travel back in time in the 1985 movie Back to the Future was the mythical flux capacitor, designed by …

Chef John's Grilled Garlic and Herb Shrimp Recipe

"This grilled garlic and herb shrimp recipe is very easy, IF you can just walk out into the backyard, and pick a handful of your own fresh, green …

Seafood

An Intense Animation That Imagines What Might Have Happened During the Last 48 Hours of Pompeii

In 2009, the Australian digital animation studio Zero One created “A Day in Pompeii“, an incredibly intense visualization that recreated what may …

'You need to speak English': Encounters in viral videos show Spanish is still polarizing in the U.S.

Natalia Meneses was shopping at a Walmart in Georgia this yearwhen her 3-year-old daughter began a conversation that triggered an ugly experience.<p>The little girl did not blurt out a profanity or otherwise say anything inappropriate. She simply pointed out flower hair clips to her mother: "Mira, …

Grilling Your Meat with THIS Herb Reduces the Risk of Carcinogens

Studies have shown grilling meat over high heat can up your chances of cancer—here’s one delicious way to reduce the risk.<p>There are few things better …

8 foods that have more protein than an egg

1/<p>1. For those who eat meat but want something easy for traveling, choose turkey bacon as an option.<p>With 6.5 grams of protein in three pieces, turkey …

Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes from the Grill — Recipes from The Kitchn

Cooking out in our backyard is one of our favorite ways to hang out as a family and entertain other families. The kids can run around blowing …

What You Should Be Doing Instead of Marinating Your Meat

Publican Quality Meats's Joe Frietze has a bone to pick with the way you're prepping meat.<p>Whether you're cooking steak or chicken on the grill this …

Lemony Chicken Wings, Soaring Above the Rest

Served at a bar or at a casual summer gathering, chicken wings are crowd pleasers, whatever way you prepare them.<p>As a young cook, I learned from a chef friend how to properly butcher a chicken without wasting anything. The breasts and legs were swiftly removed, which if done well meant leaving …

Recipes

Glazed Apricot-Mustard Salami by Amy Currie | Epicurious Community Table

It seems this time of year, there’s always a reason to feed a crowd. Glazed apricot-mustard salami packs a sweet and savory punch and with just …

An army of gamers just put a dent in Einstein's 'spooky' paradox

The experiment, played online around the world, appears to confirm that linked particles communicate faster than the speed of light.<p>I hope you're …

This Creamy Herb Chicken Is Calling Your Name

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

5 Easy Pasta Sauces to Know by Heart

Go to just about any Italian restaurant and you'll see a handful of staple pasta dishes like Bolognese and Alfredo. Those essentials please just …

10 Grilled Pizza Recipes That Are Perfect for Summer Barbecues

Forget burgers, grilled pizza is where it's at.<p>April 24, 2018<p>As soon as the sun comes out, my family fires up the grill. But deciding what to make …

What in the world is an exoplanet?

Step outside on a clear night, and you can be sure of something our ancestors could only imagine: Every star you see likely plays host to at least …

BBC Learning English - Course: intermediate / Unit 9 / Session 2 / Activity 1

Learning English<p>Inspiring language learning since 1943<p>English Change language<p>The Grammar GameshowCourses: The Grammar Gameshow<br>• The ExperimentCourses: The Experiment<br>• News ReviewCourses: News Review<br>• Go The DistanceCourses: Go The Distance<br>• English You NeedCourses: English You Need<br>• Towards AdvancedCourses: …

Newsletter

BOOKS AND ARTS<p>Andrew Jaffe probes Carlo Rovelli’s study arguing that physics deconstructs our sense of time.<p>Andrew Jaffe is a cosmologist and head of …

Quantum Mechanics

BBC Learning English - Course: The Experiment / Unit 1 / Session 33 / Activity 1

Learning English<p>Inspiring language learning since 1943<p>English Change language<p>The Grammar GameshowCourses: The Grammar Gameshow<br>• The ExperimentCourses: The Experiment<br>• News ReviewCourses: News Review<br>• Go The DistanceCourses: Go The Distance<br>• English You NeedCourses: English You Need<br>• Towards AdvancedCourses: …

BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / Are you a foodie?

Learning English<p>Inspiring language learning since 1943<p>English Change language<p>The Grammar GameshowCourses: The Grammar Gameshow<br>• The ExperimentCourses: The Experiment<br>• News ReviewCourses: News Review<br>• Go The DistanceCourses: Go The Distance<br>• English You NeedCourses: English You Need<br>• Towards AdvancedCourses: …

Why We Don’t Trust White People’s Potato Salad, Explained

<b>So, during the “Black Jeopardy” skit on SNL last weekend, the last question reiterated a theme that seems to exist within black culture. White</b> …

10 Ways to Build a Bolder, Better Salad and Call It Dinner

"Salad night" was a tough battle to win in my house. It took some convincing that salad for dinner wouldn't be boring, and most importantly that it …

BBC Learning English - Course: The Grammar Gameshow / Unit 1 / Session 28 / Activity 1

Learning English<p>Inspiring language learning since 1943<p>English Change language<p>The Grammar GameshowCourses: The Grammar Gameshow<br>• The ExperimentCourses: The Experiment<br>• News ReviewCourses: News Review<br>• Go The DistanceCourses: Go The Distance<br>• English You NeedCourses: English You Need<br>• Towards AdvancedCourses: …

A beautiful collection of rare maps shows how the world viewed India over the centuries

In the 1580s, the adventurous son of a Dutch innkeeper found himself on a ship sailing from Lisbon to India. Newly employed by the archbishop of Goa, Jan Huygen van Linschoten was headed to the capital of the <i>Estado da India Portuguesa</i>—the Portuguese State of India—from where the European power …

India

What Did Ancient Romans Do Without Toilet Paper?

We’ve all been caught unawares by our digestive tract at one time or another.<p>It happened to the Nash family several months ago. We were nearing the …

Ancient Rome

All About Lecturing in English: Techniques and language for academics in an EMI environment

Overview<p>All About Lecturing in English: Techniques and language for academics in an EMI environment by Fiona Aish, Jo Tomlinson<p>All About Lecturing in …

lecturing