I did knitting and caught up on podcasts - 99% invisible - for a story about the worst smell in the world then a piece about 'sewbots' at Planet Money. Yesterday's best show was Freakanomics about racial profiling in restaurants if there were shows like these in Spanish I'd be fluent in no time - if anyone knows of any good ones please send me the links.
yes I am still trying to speak Spanish like a native - did I mention that I'm off to Spain soon?
Dolores and I still have our regular spanglish meetings, we speak Spanish one visit then English the next - today was English day and, as she is a professional sportsperson, we discussed the fashion for 'cupping' amongst athletes.
When it is my turn to speak Spanish I seem to always end up talking about insects
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