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by Butler
Fri Jun 26, 2009 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The death of Michael Jackson
Replies: 27
Views: 6532

The death of Michael Jackson

Well as you all know by know, Michael Jackson has died, He was 50 and it's suspected that he died of a heart attack. Love him or not, you cannot deny he was an icon. You only need to listen to songs like Billie Jean and Dirty Diana to really understand how huge he was. He started singing with his br...
by Butler
Tue Dec 02, 2008 7:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Butler is BACK !!
Replies: 13
Views: 3708

Re: Butler is BACK !!

Oriani wrote:I'm back too :-)

Welcome back. I hope you are better after your accident. x
by Butler
Sat Nov 15, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Butler is BACK !!
Replies: 13
Views: 3708

Re: Butler is BACK !!

Welcome back dear Butler..... i came back tooo ^_^ whatsup guys,,,,, so dear Butler,, tell us how it was the language that you are talking about ... and BTW,, what is that language ? I opened my own language academy here in Slovakia, its my own business and has been running since September. So far ...
by Butler
Wed Nov 12, 2008 7:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Butler is BACK !!
Replies: 13
Views: 3708

Re: Butler is BACK !!

Dixie wrote:Boh, admit you just came back to advertise about your new language academy! :twisted:

It actually did cross my mind, but no.. I won't here. There is no point.. its not like anyone here can come to it anyway :D :D
by Butler
Sun Nov 09, 2008 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Butler is BACK !!
Replies: 13
Views: 3708

Re: Butler is BACK !!

Hardi wrote:Welcome back.

There's nothing new, beside that Butler is back. Well that's good enough.. better than nothing at least. {-:

Thank you so much Hardi for that "diluted" welcome back greeting. Whats new with you Hardi?
by Butler
Sun Nov 09, 2008 4:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Butler is BACK !!
Replies: 13
Views: 3708

Butler is BACK !!

Well as the title says I am back. I have not had time to be here much these past few months. What with finally starting my own language academy in September and the summer camp work I do every year. Add to that the fact that my laptop decided to die so I have to reinstall everything and then go abou...
by Butler
Fri May 23, 2008 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Funny things students say
Replies: 15
Views: 4865

Re: Funny things students say

Well I can add some classics to this thread. The following are all 100% genuine responses to questions I asked some students. Q. Where do people live when they become homeless ?? A. England !! Q. Why did the dinosaurs disappear ? A. Because they scared people ! Q. How big is the universe ? A. hmm.. ...
by Butler
Sat May 10, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CNN, IDIOT MEDIUM!!
Replies: 16
Views: 4177

Re: CNN, IDIOT MEDIUM!!

I have to agree, I have come to despise CNN so much. I live in Slovakia and I love the news and I need it but living here has its drawbacks, especially in terms on news choice. I used to watch CNN daily as it was the only channel available in English. I quicky noticed that it wasnt always impartial ...
by Butler
Sun Feb 24, 2008 5:36 pm
Forum: Books & Authors
Topic: Short Story help needed.
Replies: 7
Views: 5915

Re: Short Story help needed.

Auldous Huxley "Young Archimedes" - a heart-breaking story about how a small and talented boy became a toy in the hands of adults. This is probably the only title I can remember now. But the whole impression of Huxley I remember as very pleasant. Poe The Murders in the Rue Morgue - this is a short-...
by Butler
Fri Feb 22, 2008 5:53 pm
Forum: Books & Authors
Topic: Short Story help needed.
Replies: 7
Views: 5915

Re: Short Story help needed.

Tora wrote:Hi!

I would recommend Aldous Huxley short stories and Edgar Allan Poe.


Ok but which ones and why ??
by Butler
Wed Feb 20, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Books & Authors
Topic: Short Story help needed.
Replies: 7
Views: 5915

Short Story help needed.

Hi everyone. I need some help with short stories. I have classes with 5th year students here (aged 18-20) and I need some great short stories to use in class. I want stories with ideas and points and stories that we can discuss as we go along. So far some of our topics have been suicide,crime, insan...
by Butler
Tue Dec 18, 2007 4:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Ori!!
Replies: 34
Views: 8174

Re: Happy Birthday Ori!!

Happy Birthday to The Queen of EC. I wish you a great day, full of love and happiness. All the very best of everything from me.
by Butler
Mon Dec 17, 2007 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EC New Image...!
Replies: 93
Views: 18012

Re: EC New Image...!

I love the new look, very smooth and soft, I love blue so I am happy. Its easy on the eyes.. looking forward to some new features.
by Butler
Wed Dec 12, 2007 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday to our friend BUTLER
Replies: 21
Views: 5025

Miss. Ladybird wrote:Happy Belated Birthday :P


I'm curious now, who's birthday is on the 18th? :roll:

The one and only.. the world famous.. the queen of EC......

Oriana Oraní Díaz :wink:
by Butler
Wed Dec 12, 2007 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday to our friend BUTLER
Replies: 21
Views: 5025

ohh,,,, sorry for late Butller HAPPY BIRTHDAY :D :D i'm sure that the first wish in your wishes list is " i Wish LP to win the Champion of this season " yea DIXIE,,, th 18th is written in most of my note,, in my Yahoo calender, in my Hotmail , and in my mobile, in the wall of my room....... This wo...
by Butler
Mon Dec 10, 2007 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday to our friend BUTLER
Replies: 21
Views: 5025

LennyeTran wrote::? Are you Sagittarius, Butler? Happy Birthday, by the way. Got any wishes that you'd like them to come true this year? :wink:

Any wishes ??? yes.. thousands.. but I won't wish for anything.. whatever happens.. happens. :D
by Butler
Sun Dec 09, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday to our friend BUTLER
Replies: 21
Views: 5025

:oops: :oops: :oops: :oops:


thanks so much Oriana. xx
by Butler
Thu Nov 15, 2007 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A very nice picture
Replies: 44
Views: 9561

LennyeTran wrote:Quan Yu is in green holding a sword. Who's that little girl? I cannot remember her name. :?

The little girl is Shirley Temple.
by Butler
Sun Nov 04, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happiness poll
Replies: 39
Views: 9738

Easy to explain, a oountry can't be happy, it's a thing, but the people of a nation can be.. its THEY.. therefore.. They (Irish people) are 11th and so on.. I guess there is not REAL rule about this.. depends on how you wanted to look at it. For example if you are talking about a team, say Ireland,...
by Butler
Sun Nov 04, 2007 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happiness poll
Replies: 39
Views: 9738

Interesting but a little r i diculous. Agreed.. how can one measure happiness ? But according to the list my Ireland are the 11th happiest while my c u rrent residence, Slovakia, are a lowly 128th. I see Venezuela are in 25th. :D This is Offtopic . Hi Butler. I'm learning English. Why do you say .....
by Butler
Sun Nov 04, 2007 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happiness poll
Replies: 39
Views: 9738

Interesting but a little rediculous. Agreed.. how can one measure happiness ?

But according to the list my Ireland are the 11th happiest while my corrent residence, Slovakia, are a lowly 128th. I see Venezuela are in 25th. :D
by Butler
Thu Jun 28, 2007 7:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which camera should I buy?
Replies: 19
Views: 3441

Canon Eos 400D

http://web.canon.jp/imaging/eosdigital3/index.html


This is what I want !! I already have EOS lenses and now I want to buy a dicital camera to suit the lenses.

I always buy Canon, always chose EOS range too.
by Butler
Sun May 13, 2007 9:36 pm
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486029

Re: ups...

Hello everyone here :) This time I have only one important thing to write three times IN ROW (!!!) ... REALLY! :oops: :oops: :oops: See you soon :) LM Actually we won it 4 times in 5 years and 7 times in total, highest number of wins. 1992 Why Me? Linda Martin Ireland 1993 In Your Eyes Niamh Kavana...
by Butler
Sun May 13, 2007 6:56 pm
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486029

Re: hello :)

Hello Butler and everyone else... well, hmmm... maybe in fact Irish song wasn't as bad as the results show but Irish performer should have sung better! Really! In the video below the song has melody but yesterday it seemed to me the song had neither melody nor lyrics. I don't know :roll: This song ...
by Butler
Sun May 13, 2007 6:02 pm
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486029

WHAT ???? Ireland finished with only 5 points? WOW.. how bad was our song?? I didnt get to hear any songs though the whole Eurovision has lost all credibility lately. We used to always try to win.
by Butler
Sat May 12, 2007 8:25 pm
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486029

Re: well....

Well, well, well dear Butler. You are aggresive like an attacking shark or alligator or whom! :roll: Maybe you are right (to some level) but it is your opinion and what is opinion of shops selling music? Would you rather sell Natalie Merchant or Julia Fordham than Celine Dion or Mariah Carey? :roll...
by Butler
Sat May 12, 2007 10:41 am
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486029

Re: ps.

and here is a proof for my ideas above: Celine Dion because you loved me A nice day :) LM I was about to ask you for an example of someone who has a good enough voice to sing about love, then I saw this post. Celine Dion has a voice like a dentists drill. She "oversings" every song, so much like An...
by Butler
Fri May 11, 2007 8:16 pm
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486029

I have just discovered Maria Mena and I am addicted to her voice and songs. Its my new addiction.

http://mariamenamusic.no/
by Butler
Wed May 09, 2007 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: She is too shy about verbalizing sexual needs and desires?
Replies: 15
Views: 8212

Dixie wrote:
Xkalibur wrote: Is she russian? and where are she now?
She's Chinese.

and a prefessional pervert. What she doesnt know isnt worth knowing.
by Butler
Wed May 09, 2007 10:25 am
Forum: Sports & Hobbies
Topic: Athina 23/5
Replies: 2
Views: 3299

Well on paper my Liverpool have no chance but they said that in 2005 and look what happened. Alex Ferguson (I wont bother with the Sir) has today stated that Liverpool have no chance at all but i think from him it means nothing. Man U have been on only 2 European cup finals whereas Liverpool will be...
by Butler
Wed May 09, 2007 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: She is too shy about verbalizing sexual needs and desires?
Replies: 15
Views: 8212

There is only one person who could help here, Rose.!!
by Butler
Tue May 08, 2007 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you love Hardi?
Replies: 29
Views: 5432

Enough evidence for you ? Are you sure? :roll: Let me disagree. :roll: First of all, Darwen's Theory was a philosophical treatise, not a scientifical monography. There were many hypothesis there, rather than facts and evidencies. Have you ever heard about Second Law of Thermodynamics? It says, that...
by Butler
Mon May 07, 2007 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you love Hardi?
Replies: 29
Views: 5432

Xkalibur wrote:
Butler wrote:And for those of us (I believe there are quite a few of us) not created by "god" ?? Do we get loved too ?? :roll: :roll: :roll:
Yeah...I presume you believe in Darwen Theory? Aren't you? :roll:

Yes to me Darwins Theory makes sense, its evidence enough for me.
by Butler
Mon May 07, 2007 10:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you love Hardi?
Replies: 29
Views: 5432

Xkalibur wrote:People should love each other, this is kinda law. :) I love you as a human being created by God. :) :) :wink: :P
And for those of us (I believe there are quite a few of us) not created by "god" ?? Do we get loved too ?? :roll: :roll: :roll:
by Butler
Thu May 03, 2007 6:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which laptop should I buy?
Replies: 19
Views: 3761

To be fair, it came with 512 DDRAM and I persuaded them to give me another 512 free of charge..cheeky me..but if you dont ask you dont get. Boy! :shock: I should "ask" you to come with me the next time! :wink: Yes you should, my cheekiness surprises most shopkeepers here, they are not used to someo...
by Butler
Wed May 02, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which laptop should I buy?
Replies: 19
Views: 3761

Lenovo is surely best choice, since as much I know. IBM laptops have best support of Linux.. Maybe only OLPC have better Linux support, but that can't buy anyway.. and I read somewhere, that they will start offering also windows for it ..in USA. My lenovo has XP Pro and runs great, I have 1gb DDRAM...
by Butler
Tue May 01, 2007 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which laptop should I buy?
Replies: 19
Views: 3761

I bought a new laptop about a month ago, its a Lenovo (IBM) and im very happy with it. If you wish you can buy my old one, its a DELL Lattitude..only 5 years old... :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: Well I almost could buy it with very cheap price, I sometime, rare need one.. but yet there is a psychological...
by Butler
Tue May 01, 2007 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which laptop should I buy?
Replies: 19
Views: 3761

Lenovo is surely best choice, since as much I know. IBM laptops have best support of Linux.. Maybe only OLPC have better Linux support, but that can't buy anyway.. and I read somewhere, that they will start offering also windows for it ..in USA. My lenovo has XP Pro and runs great, I have 1gb DDRAM...
by Butler
Mon Apr 30, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you love Hardi?
Replies: 29
Views: 5432

Im still undecided..... need a reason...
by Butler
Mon Apr 30, 2007 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which laptop should I buy?
Replies: 19
Views: 3761

I bought a new laptop about a month ago, its a Lenovo (IBM) and im very happy with it. If you wish you can buy my old one, its a DELL Lattitude..only 5 years old... :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Butler
Sun Apr 29, 2007 10:45 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Inspired By the Book "Around the World in 80 Days"
Replies: 33
Views: 12256

LennyeTran wrote:You can meet the Eskimos. I've heard it's an honor if you ask to sleep with their wives. :lol:

Why wasnt I informed of this "tradition" sooner ?????
by Butler
Fri Mar 02, 2007 10:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miss EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 99
Views: 14237

So voting is over. The winners of Mr + Miss EC are:

Mr.Love and Oriana.

Congratulations to you both. There will be something coming to you as soon as Josef sends.

Enjoy your titles.
by Butler
Fri Mar 02, 2007 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 80
Views: 11355

So voting is over. The winners of Mr + Miss EC are:

Mr.Love and Oriana.

Congratulations to you both. There will be something coming to you as soon as Josef sends.

Enjoy your titles.
by Butler
Wed Feb 14, 2007 10:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 80
Views: 11355

Vinamilk wrote:How can I get my correct choice if I don't know anything about the candidates ( At least there are picture....)

Well you are quite new so I suggest that you ask each one what you would like to know. We are all happy to provide information about ourselves to you. Just ask..and welcome. :)
by Butler
Thu Feb 01, 2007 9:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miss EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 99
Views: 14237

Oriani wrote:
Butler

I think its safe to say that Ori is the winner.
The last day of the month is the end. Josef knows about it.
Oh I didn't know about this. By the way, do you feel better???

Not really, im fact I feel worse. I have to take tablets for a while and see what happens. :cry:
by Butler
Tue Jan 30, 2007 7:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miss EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 99
Views: 14237

fortminor wrote:I vote for Dixie because she's a chocolate lover :D

also Anahita (cause she's kind) :)
and Oriana (cause she's my friend) :wink:

How can you vote for all 3 ???
by Butler
Tue Jan 30, 2007 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Books that would make good games or movies
Replies: 12
Views: 2543

Re: Books that would make good games or movies

fortminor wrote:
Xkalibur wrote: I prefer movies. Movie is a kind of art. A good film is the embodiment of emotions, feelings...
A good game cannot be a kinda art ??? :roll:
Exactly, look at Football Manager 2007, some would call it a work of art!! :wink:
by Butler
Tue Jan 30, 2007 9:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miss EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 99
Views: 14237

Miss. Ladybird wrote:So, when is the "Miss" going to have her crown? 8)

It's been on my head for a long time...I'm so board with it! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


I think its safe to say that Ori is the winner.
The last day of the month is the end. Josef knows about it.
by Butler
Tue Jan 30, 2007 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Books that would make good games or movies
Replies: 12
Views: 2543

Re: Books that would make good games or movies

LennyeTran wrote:There are a lot of books that made into good movies or games. However, I think more books are better made as games than movies. What do you prefer?
An almost pointless thread...so Lennye, give us some examples.
by Butler
Fri Jan 12, 2007 1:01 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Preposition help please
Replies: 1
Views: 339

Preposition help please

Alan I need you to clear something up for me. Im the Masterclass books that I use there is a sports section and in one section it says "Play IN the rink" as in ice-hockey or ice-skating. Now my natural feeling is that it should be ON the rink as you stand ON it..like a football pitch. But one of my ...