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by Rui
Sat Sep 19, 2009 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English Club Chat Rooms
Replies: 6
Views: 3305

English Club Chat Rooms

I havent been around lately and today i found that EC has two chat rooms, anyone knows here if they have success? Why does not the work there the account we created to access the forum?

Thank you very much for you help.
by Rui
Thu Apr 09, 2009 8:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you visit any other forums?
Replies: 7
Views: 2863

Re: Do you visit any other forums?

talking about other forums, i would like to know what do we need to do in order to have access to the chat rooms, i think thats a pretty nice idea, i've tried to access with my username and password as i always do to enter here to participate in the forum, although that doesnt seem to work there, an...
by Rui
Thu Apr 09, 2009 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Earth Hour
Replies: 27
Views: 12156

Re: Earth Hour

sorry if i miss something important along this thread but i dont have the time to read everything,talking about the event of turning off all the lights across the world, i think that has to be seen more like a sign to your daily habits more than getting some results by saving energy for one our. how...
by Rui
Tue Nov 18, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English as a second language.
Replies: 4
Views: 1875

Re: English as a second language.

this is the oldest question of this forum, if english as second language is it important for you life :lol: , nothing against you question but i bet that a thousand of people had asked that before ;-) English = International language - therefore absolutely necessary for your daily life, with no exce...
by Rui
Tue Nov 18, 2008 4:31 pm
Forum: Talking Point Discussion
Topic: Reading in English is a waste of time!
Replies: 83
Views: 149169

Re: Reading in English is a waste of time!

For me the most important way of learning a language is to communicate, of course that to achieve a level where you are able to establish a normal conversation you must study a bit by reading, writing and learning some grammar rules, although after that just start communicating with other people bec...
by Rui
Tue Nov 18, 2008 3:31 pm
Forum: Talking Point Discussion
Topic: Secrets of Success
Replies: 105
Views: 268057

Re: Secrets of Success

i would say that success more than anything else, happens when you're really happen with the person you are. Quoting the famous singer "James Blunt". The most successful person he has ever met is a a old friend from school that stills living with his family on a caravan and travelling through many p...
by Rui
Sun Aug 31, 2008 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 5490

Re: 2012

so we will be all here to presence that happening, which i dont believe it at all, it seems like the same old story about the year 2000, there were some rumours saying that world would end on that year, and guess what, it didnt ;-)
by Rui
Thu Apr 24, 2008 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how do u think of tibet
Replies: 1
Views: 982

Re: how do u think of tibet

well, i assume that you as chinese are totally against the independence and the protests that we've been seeing... am i right?
by Rui
Wed Apr 23, 2008 1:40 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Travelling to Spain
Replies: 23
Views: 24364

Re: Travelling to Spain

well, it seems like there is many people here loving the idea of holidays in spain, Can't you see it's spam? :roll: "Palma de Maiorca", the offer its much wide than in IBIZA It's Palma de Mallorca (no quotes) and Eivissa, actually. i knew it was wrong but i got lazy to think how it would be
by Rui
Wed Apr 23, 2008 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: your secret place?
Replies: 19
Views: 7251

Re: your secret place?

I wouldnt call it a secret place, but sometimes when i want to be alone i usually go to place near the airport and just stay there watching the planes, i really like it and the most part of the times pull me up :mrgreen:
by Rui
Sun Apr 20, 2008 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Why?
Replies: 13
Views: 3641

Re: Why?

is it this thread a joke or are you talking serious?
by Rui
Fri Apr 18, 2008 2:28 pm
Forum: Current News
Topic: Olympic flame in Paris
Replies: 14
Views: 13282

Re: Olympic flame in Paris

well, if you think about Tora, the olympics were never something apart of politics matters, and in my opinion they should never be, because if there is people suffering brutalities and disrespect of human rights then we just cant seat and watch sport like if never was happening, and its proved that ...
by Rui
Thu Apr 17, 2008 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English in your WORK
Replies: 17
Views: 4853

Re: English in your WORK

so lucky you guys of having such a chance of using english, i'm saying this because i would like to practice more, i love to travel and therefore for 8) me english is like to have the power to go everywhere and to be understood.
by Rui
Wed Apr 16, 2008 2:58 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: VALENCIA (Spain)
Replies: 2
Views: 3746

VALENCIA (Spain)

Hello there, I know that there's already many topics about spain, however i would like to know something specific about Valencia, the issue is that Ryanair has started a route between Porto and Valencia and therefore Valencia has become one of my top destinations for a short break during a weekend o...
by Rui
Wed Apr 16, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English in your WORK
Replies: 17
Views: 4853

Re: English in your WORK

yes, i know that english is really important for your work Dixie, otherwise you wouldnt be a good english teacher :lol: And yes, i think its important to watch the news and understand what they say in order to practice our english with some words more commonly used, although i think that only by usi...
by Rui
Tue Apr 15, 2008 10:33 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Travelling to Spain
Replies: 23
Views: 24364

Re: Travelling to Spain

well, it seems like there is many people here loving the idea of holidays in spain, and i must say that you are absolutely right :D . Now talking more serious and to answered the question if i had already been in IBIZA, NO, unfortunately i've never been there but its the kind of place where i really...
by Rui
Mon Apr 14, 2008 9:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English in your WORK
Replies: 17
Views: 4853

English in your WORK

hello everybody, I've decided to write this thread to make a question to everyone here, and the think im willing to know is if english is already a toll necessary for your daily work? And im asking this because it seems like in my company the things are in fact now changing to the time where we thou...
by Rui
Mon Apr 14, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Language learning tool
Replies: 2
Views: 1138

Re: Language learning tool

well, it seems to me a good idea. although im not getting how you would create the huge database necessary to put that working properly, and by the way isnt that something like what you can find on google? they have a quite useful tool that allows you to type the sentence or copy it from any other p...
by Rui
Sat Feb 23, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Anyone ever been to INDONESIA before?
Replies: 25
Views: 19622

Re: Anyone ever been to INDONESIA before?

hello there, i have no doubts about the beauty of your country, and when it comes to beache Bali must be one of the most fantastic locations for sure, although its a bit damaged here across europe because of the dramatic terrorist attacks some years ago, i know that because some portuguese have died...
by Rui
Sat Jan 05, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: Music & Movies
Topic: what are you currently listening to?
Replies: 1553
Views: 486417

Re: what are you currently listening to?

well, i've been listening the song from "Rob Thomas - Little Wonders", and form me has and incredible real and beautiful lyric, and of course that makes more sense the way that is sung by him :wink:
by Rui
Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Ori!!
Replies: 34
Views: 8177

Re: Happy Birthday Ori!!

happy birthday oriani, i dont know if you noticed, but the date on my thread is wrong, of course that im typing this message on your birthday and not on 30 of december as mentioned :D , now more seriously, i really wish you the best to your life and that in 50 years on we will be able to come here a...
by Rui
Sun Dec 30, 2007 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: To All EC Members
Replies: 22
Views: 5926

Re: To All EC Members

well, i think im gonna use this thread to send my christmas(already to :lol: late) and new years eve wishes, so i wish the best for english club members and to their families, and i really hope that 2008 will bring us all better knowledge of the english language, thing for what we have been struggli...
by Rui
Sun Dec 30, 2007 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EC New Image...!
Replies: 93
Views: 18028

Re: EC New Image...!

hello guys, sorry to come so late here but i really havent had the time to come here so often as i used to do in the pass, talking about the new image we were presented here in our board i think its fantastic and it was already the time for something different :wink: , therefore, congratulations to ...
by Rui
Sun Oct 28, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what do you think about love, guys ?
Replies: 34
Views: 11932

well, love is great and everybody is completely dependent of it to be happy, the only problem is when two persons dont feel it the same way to each other, which means one of them its gonna suffer, and believe me, pain of love is perhaps the worst you could ever feel, my god... im writing so beautifu...
by Rui
Sun Oct 28, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: have you ever been in Dublin?
Replies: 1
Views: 1253

well, i dont know nothing about dublin except the things you probably already know, so im putting myself on the queue to know more about that amazing city, by the way, right now and as im writing this thread it came to me about a web site called http://www.virtualtourist.com , i think you should go ...
by Rui
Sun Oct 28, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The massages for mobile
Replies: 13
Views: 5559

i thought that there were mobile phones making massage :lol: that would be great, but if you wanna write something nice try it with your own words, im sure every girl would like much more :wink:
by Rui
Sun Oct 28, 2007 8:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is your unforgettable moment?
Replies: 29
Views: 8337

well, so i presume you dont need to be loved or to share your happiness with anyone ladybird, have thought that all the money in the world without friends and family to share would worth nothing, my god.. it doesnt look like me writing such thing :lol:, i hope dixie wont see this :wink:
by Rui
Sun Oct 28, 2007 8:33 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: What do you think about Russia?
Replies: 21
Views: 19799

thats interesting because you are not the first russina that comes here to ask our opinion about your country, my point is that it could happend with some other country, but not... it happens to be with russia :D im wondering if russians are concerned with foreign idea of their country. But answerin...
by Rui
Fri Jun 01, 2007 8:41 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Travelling to Spain
Replies: 23
Views: 24364

well, i've also been for several times in spain since its my neighbour country, although i havent visited all the places i wanted, i've been in Vigo, S.Compostela,Coruna, Barcelona and Madrid(only the airport) and for me spain its a very similar country comapared to portugal, therefore its like to b...
by Rui
Thu May 17, 2007 8:14 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: what country...??
Replies: 10
Views: 6319

fayehfy wrote:Every country has its own charming side. If you have time and money, enjoy the world.
i just wouldnt have said better than you :D
by Rui
Thu Apr 12, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you think it's true: A global warming?
Replies: 71
Views: 35430

well, i think that we should take a look from both sides and analyze some of the points that each one is throwing to the table, i do believe that some of the things we do are not that friendly to the planet where we live, and without any doubts we are not treating it as we should, however we cannot ...
by Rui
Thu Apr 12, 2007 11:19 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: where are you travelling virtually now?
Replies: 105
Views: 66123

im travelling to a Caribbean beache with loads of womens around me asking me what do i want them to do, but unfortunately when i look around i can only see my colleagues and the dam computers
by Rui
Tue Apr 10, 2007 8:53 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: where have you travelled lately? how? and did you like it?
Replies: 4
Views: 3696

well, i was just asking you that because i thought you were more interested to talk about your sadness than to know others experiences of their trips, my las trip was to Barcelona and i just loved it, its definitely one of the greatest places where i have ever been, there's always something happen a...
by Rui
Mon Apr 09, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: where have you travelled lately? how? and did you like it?
Replies: 4
Views: 3696

well, first of all you could start by telling us why are you sad with your trip to "graveyard", which is a place i dont know, and then why have you created a thread about this subject if the main idea is that your sad :roll:
by Rui
Fri Apr 06, 2007 10:31 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 23
Views: 10519

yeah elba, i understand what you mean with all that energy, but let's not turn this thread about my ideas of relationships because we would need more than 100 pages :D , kidding...
by Rui
Sat Mar 31, 2007 2:29 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 23
Views: 10519

do you really thing that relationships can develope to a different stage after thes episodes? thats funny because all my friends say exactly the same as you, including Marisa(GF), although i dont know if its true, im not that keen to believe in relationships anymore, i hurt and i got hurt before so ...
by Rui
Fri Mar 30, 2007 9:53 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 23
Views: 10519

hello my friends, i'm back from BCN and really enjoyed to be there, however i havent had the time to write here my tip about the whole trip, specially because of what happened on my last day, my GF was stolen and she lost our portuguese identification cards, without that they didnt let us board, we ...
by Rui
Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you think it's true: A global warming?
Replies: 71
Views: 35430

well, to be honest with you guys, we all know that the medium temperatures on earth have been growing and that men is in part guilty for what is happening, however i think this is only another cycle as many others we had before, the only thing we can do is to delay a bit that cycle or accelerate, bu...
by Rui
Tue Mar 13, 2007 12:15 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 23
Views: 10519

Rui, what are the dates again? 20-24th? yeah Dixie, you are absolutely right about the dates, thank you very much once again for all the information you have been giving me here, im gonna take a close look next weekend when ill find some time, i have been so busy with projects that have to be finis...
by Rui
Tue Mar 06, 2007 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shy to open the mouth
Replies: 13
Views: 3626

well, i couldnt agree more with other members when they say that just by talking you can start improving it, and besides they are also right about the knowledge he has of chinease, if he doesnt speak a word of chinease you might have your chance to help him a lot and receive some compliments :wink:
by Rui
Tue Mar 06, 2007 2:51 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 23
Views: 10519

thank you very much, i really appreciate all the information you can collect for me, im definitely looking for some nice places to go and specially restaurants where i can eat proper food without paying those absurd tourist prices ;) about the connection i already had checked that serenella :wink: ,...
by Rui
Tue Mar 06, 2007 9:37 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 23
Views: 10519

Barcelona

here i am to announce my next trip, among many destination Barcelona was the elected city to receive such important person like me, i know that by now you are probably thinking that many other would have that right, once at time my fellows :wink: , im sure that i will find some spare time and money ...
by Rui
Thu Mar 01, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr EnglishClub.com 2007
Replies: 80
Views: 11373

come on, dont waste your time collecting more information about the candidates, you can vote on me :lol:, im sure that i wont disappoint you 8), Butler is the one which all the girls are worshiping, so let them struggle for him and pick me 8) 8)
by Rui
Thu Feb 22, 2007 4:40 pm
Forum: Current News
Topic: ANNA NICOLE SMITH - Dead at 39!
Replies: 30
Views: 19472

well, i have no idea either of who was that women, i've never heard or seen anything about her, although after seeing some photos of her life i really think its disgusting that kind of wedding she had with that old men, come on guys... do you really think that she loved that old and ugly men, money ...
by Rui
Thu Feb 22, 2007 9:33 am
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Make a trip to Kyoto
Replies: 12
Views: 5425

well, the only thing i know about kyoto is what the other members had already said, the protocol, although there's one place that i would definitely woul like to visit one day in japan, which is the airport of "Nairita" i guess, the airport is an island floating on the water, however its to expensiv...
by Rui
Wed Feb 21, 2007 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: early marriage
Replies: 14
Views: 7811

Yeah, it would help to know if you are M or F, and your age too, but basically any time after the age of puberty is okay. That's what Nature made puberty for. I married first time when I was 14 and it was great but my husband died a few years later because he was quite old but I don't regret it. I ...
by Rui
Wed Feb 21, 2007 12:36 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Interesting places in London
Replies: 30
Views: 26112

she is here with me, or maybe not, its just my neighbour waving me completely naked :lol:, you know guys, dixie likes to do that kind of things, thats why i thought it was her 8)
by Rui
Wed Feb 14, 2007 6:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Grammar Doubt
Replies: 1
Views: 414

Grammar Doubt

well, a few minutes ago i was writing a message to a friend when suddenly i had a doubt about the correct form to use on a particular case, so here it is, i appreciate your help by telling me which form is correct: - unless something would happen we will meet there - unless if something happened we ...
by Rui
Tue Feb 13, 2007 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wallpapers
Replies: 10
Views: 2085

well, quite often i have on my screen photos of planes, therefore some of them are elected to be my wallscreen for a while, right now i have this one you can see if you click on the link bellow :wink: http://www.airliners.net/open.file?id=1167848&WxsIERv=Obrvat%20737-8NF&Wm=0&WdsYXMg=Elnanve&QtODMg=...
by Rui
Mon Feb 12, 2007 5:14 pm
Forum: Adventure & Travel
Topic: Welcome to Ukraine
Replies: 10
Views: 5873

so Tora in your opinion there's no differences between these two countries? i must say that anything that comes from you has a lot of credibility for me, since you are an old member here and you would definitely tell the truth about your country, however, its kind of hard to believe that Russia and ...