Today I want to tell you about a special dish called “meat in French”. This dish is prepared by my mother for some holidays. Here are the ingredients:

Pork (neck) — about 1 kg

Tomatoes (large) — 2 pcs.

Hard cheese — 150–200 g

Sour cream or mayonnaise — 3…

  1. Congenial — a diplomat should find a common language with others to avoid sharp corners
  2. Even-tempered — a diplomat should always control him/herself
  3. A little bit pushy- the diplomat should insist on the interests that he defends
  4. Brainy- a diplomat should quickly figure out what to do in different situations and find the right words and solutions
  5. Sensible- a diplomat should sensibly assess the situation and the balance of affairs

Last week I took part in the Nizhny Novgorod UN Model. This was my first event of this kind and I was very worried before this day, as there were very high-ranking people from the administration of the city of Nizhny Novgorod. Firstly, from 9 am to 10 am in…

Today I want to tell you some things about this amazing woman. She’s an American actress, comedian, TV host, winner of 11 Emmy Awards for “The Ellen Degeneres Show” and a host of two Academy Award ceremonies (2007, 2014). In 1986, Johnny Carson invited a comedian to his show. So…

Today I’m going to give you some brief descriptions of several American athletes.

  1. Richard Lee Petty, nicknamed “The King” is an American former stock car racing driver. He’s the most accomplished driver in the history of the sport and one of the most respected figures in motorsports as a whole.

I’ve chosen to read the book called “The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas” by John Boyne. The genre of this book is novel. The main characters of the book are : a 9 year old boy Bruno and the Jewish boy, Shmuel. The action takes place in the city of…

My plans and goals

Today I would like to tell you about my plans and goals for the second semester. Frankly, now it is quite difficult for me to determine the goals, since my main goal is to increase my knowledge of the English language and successfully pass the summer…

The fifth day of this challenge. Today I watched an episode of “Shameless” in English.

Sofya Chutskova

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