3D Ideas 967: Present Tense

Claire writes: “As part of our preparation to walk The Camino in 2022, my friend Margaret is learning Spanish using the DuoLingo App.  She’s learned about 250 words so far that should support us with finding food and shelter.  And she’s only learning the present...

3D Ideas 960: 600 words

Claire writes: “There was a fascinating radio interview recently with English restaurant critic Jay Rayner.  He was talking about his newspaper column which has to be 600 words long.  “It would take far less time to write more words”, he said.   In conversation last...

3D Ideas 945: Which Version?

Claire writes: “Asking someone a question like ‘How was your holiday?’  can bring a variety of responses from: Great thanks We went camping We went camping to the New Forest and also got to the beach. It was great to read and relax… We went camping to the New Forest. ...

3D Ideas 929: Answer Smash

Claire writes: “ I wonder if you have got hooked on quiz shows in lockdown?  We love the BBC quiz Richard Osman’s House of Games.  The last round is called answer smash.  You have to identify a picture and a word and then the answer connects the two.  You have to be...