Archive | August 2015

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Food fight, anyone?

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La Tomatina is an annual festival, often described as ‘the world’s biggest food fight’. The festival attracts people in their tens of thousands, who pay to take part in the event.

The festival is hosted in the Spanish town of Bunol near Valencia, and paints the whole town red with vibrant fruity pulp. This year the festival celebrated its 70th year, having been established in 1945, inspired by food fights that broke out during Bunol’s ‘festival season’ between local children in the Spanish region famous for it’s tomatoes. Over 150,000 tonnes of the fruit were thrown this year, in an epic battle that lasted for an hour across the town.

Following the end of the event the town is quickly hosed down and participants are ushered into public showers. The acidity of the tomatoes works to disinfect and clean the town, leaving the cobblestone streets pristine when the battle is…

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Want to try something a bit different in class?

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Our PARSNIPS ebook is finally finished and out for downloading.

This ebook is the result of lots of hard work by a team of very dedicated and talented ELT professionals. The content, the ebook cover and the blog are all thanks to the passion of the people involved.

I’d like to say a big thanks to all of them and I hope people really enjoy reading the lessons.

May the PARSNIPS be with you 🙂

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Check out the fantastic blog by Mike JC Smith. Just click HERE.

A BIG thanks to Alice Bilsborough for the great cover.

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