Caitlin Ahern

English communication in Graz, Austria

More Fun with Homonyms

I am always in awe of how well some non-native English speakers have mastered my language, especially the pronunciation. For every pronunciation “rule” there seem to be dozens of exceptions. … Continue reading

May 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Crazy German Language

What’s even funnier than the crazy German is the way people who don’t speak German are fascinated by the long, scary-sounding words. On that note, here is the funniest link … Continue reading

May 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Homonyms, Homographs and Homophones

Oh 30 Rock, the great teacher of grammar. (Learn the difference between “good” and “well” here.) But did they mess up this time? Homophones (words that sound the same, but … Continue reading

May 19, 2013 · 4 Comments

My Job Security

I woke up to find an email from my brother titled “Stephen makes a case for your job security” and I could barely load the video fast enough. For those … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · 1 Comment