The Polish phrase that will help you through tough times.

|Wordlist| In Poland, the concept of „Jakoś to będzie” is acting without worrying about the consequences. It’s reaching for the impossible. It’s taking risks, and not being afraid. Words like „hygge” (Danish), „gezelligheid” (Dutch) and „lagom” (Swedish) have become very popular in recent years. But fans of these fuzzy-sounding concepts often miss the point that[…]

Valentine’s Day advice – kids know better! (video)

|Wordlist| Ladies …would you like to go on a date with Idris Elba? Gentlemen …would you like to organize a perfect date? YES? We have a real treat for you: watch the film below and either learn how to win a date with the famous actor or write down useful tips for an unforgettable date.[…]

Napping can Dramatically Increase Learning, Memory, Awareness, and More

|Wordlist| Did you know that some towns actually shut down in the afternoon so that everyone can go or a quick power nap, recharge and come back to work? Unfortunately, this isn’t the case in the US where a mid-day nap is quite the luxury rarely who can afford and is often considered a sign[…]

Bored at work? Play rock, paper, scissors and win every time!

|Wordlist| Did you do badly at rock, paper, scissors when you were a child? Now, it’s time to take your revenge! With a little help of science you can increase your odds of winning the game. How? Check out the tips below. The first throw Research by William Poundstone has shown that men tend to[…]

When and what to eat after physical exercise?

Wordlist First of all, it’s a big mistake to believe that you shouldn’t eat immediately after you finish your training. The best thing for your body is to eat as soon as you finish a training. Don’t wait too long – your body will store the food as fat feeds your muscles. It’s recommended to[…]

International Women’s Day 8 March

Wordlist Introduction International Women’s Day is celebrated in many countries around the world. It is a day when women are recognized for their achievements without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic or political. International Women’s Day first emerged from the activities of labour movements at the turn of the twentieth century in[…]

15 Things Every Single Girl Can Relate To

Being single definitely has its highs and lows. But there’s no doubt that flying solo is sometimes way better than dating. This may be one of the only times in your life when you can do whatever you want and when you want it. When you get into bed, you can lie starfish-style! Stay out[…]

Wheeler Dealers – Fiat 126p (text + video)

The Fiat 126 (Type 126) is a city car introduced in October 1972 at the Turin Auto Show as a replacement for the Fiat 500. Some were produced in Bielsko-Biała, Poland, as the Polski Fiat 126p until 2000. It was replaced by the front-engined Fiat Cinquecento in 1993. The 126 used much of the same[…]

Wheeler Dealers – Syrena (text + video)

The Syrena was a Polish automobile model first exhibited at the Poznań Trade Fair in 1955 and manufactured from 1957 to 1972 by the Fabryka Samochodów Osobowych (FSO) in Warsaw and from 1972 to 1983 by Fabryka Samochodów Małolitrażowych (FSM) in Bielsko-Biała. 177,234 were made by FSO and 344,077 by FSM, a total of 521,311.[…]

„Moms Like Me” New NRA ad featuring Dana Loesch – moms who demand protection and their right to bear arms (video)

Wordlist In this new commercial from NRA, our own Dana Loesch lays out the position of moms who demand protection and their right to bear arms. Now, read the comments given by YouTube users under this LINK and then make some discussion – do you agree with NRA statement or not? The heart of The[…]

Here’s what happens to your body when you eat a slice of pizza

Wordlist Pizza is one of those foods that are just almost universally loved. And it’s not surprising. Pizza is a lot of amazing things. It’s delicious, it’s diverse (SO MANY TOPPINGS), and perfectly sharable. Pizza would be in the running for the Most Perfect Food of All Time award if only it were healthy. But we all[…]

World’s first robotic kitchen unveiled (text + video)

Wordlist The world’s first Automated Kitchen was unveiled at Hanover Messe, the premier industrial robotics show. Created by Moley Robotics, the system features a dexterous robot integrated into a kitchen that cooks with the skill and flair of a master chef. The company’s goal is to produce a consumer version within two years, supported by[…]

14 life-changing makeup hacks EVERY woman should know – by Cosmopolitan

Wordlist Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter. Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder-to-apply line), under the flame for one second, let it cool for 15 seconds, and then watch the consistency change right before your eyes.[…]

101 ways to avoid studying (+ Test)

Wordlist The Six-o’clock-In-The-Evening-Enthusiastic-Determined-And-Well-Intentioned-Studier-Until-Midnight is a person with whom you are probably already familiar. At 6 o’clock he approaches his desk, and carefully organises everything in preparation for the study period to follow.  Having everything in place he next carefully adjusts each item again, giving him time to complete the first excuse: he remembers that in[…]