1. Born and raised in Vienna. 2. Used to smoke like a typical Viennese (pre-Sandra). 3. Very sarcastic (European / Viennese) 4. Gastronomy snob: no hamburgers, no bagels (Viennese!). 5. Has impeccable style; never wears a polo on weekdays, but dress shirts. Looks hot as hell in suits and Barbour. 6. Reads Der Standard (Austrian […]
My Dream Student: 1. manages her/ his homework on time even though she / he burns the candle at both ends. “My dog ate my homework.” NO! 2. doesn’t ask a bunch of questions 15 minutes before / after class. Because you paid for 90 minutes (not 105). “Let me ask you something…” NO! 3. is […]
Click!Joyeux Noël! Bonnes Fêtes! I.F.
You know me, I’m a professional complainer (or Parisian French), but I have a heart too (that I open only under exceptional circumstances). The time is ripe to show my gratitude to some current and former students who have made my life easier in class. FYI, I never praise people out of courtesy! (I stress […]
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