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by jrkp
Tue Nov 10, 2009 12:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English Club Chat Rooms
Replies: 6
Views: 3329

Re: English Club Chat Rooms

Well I haven't been around for a while either, I noticed many changes in EC an that was one of them...

Thanks josef for the information...
by jrkp
Fri Jan 02, 2009 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2008: New Year Resolution
Replies: 45
Views: 12164

Re: 2008: New Year Resolution

dreamyxo wrote:Pay off my credit card.

Good one!! I´ll try to do it too..... 8-)
by jrkp
Mon Dec 15, 2008 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Holidays are Coming…
Replies: 13
Views: 4585

Re: The Holidays are Coming…

Oriani wrote:Ok Dixie... I will {-:

By the way, José.. My play is on February 16th, 2009 at 2 PM
Ok.. I can't wait to see you with a mustache... jejejeje... {-: ...

By the way, I wonder what we are going to celebrate on december 18th... jejejeje... 8-)
by jrkp
Thu Dec 11, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Holidays are Coming…
Replies: 13
Views: 4585

Re: The Holidays are Coming…

Well, I'll be working during the holidays... :-( :-( ... but I'm doing all I can do to be with my beloved ones, at least during the new year... {-;...
by jrkp
Wed Aug 20, 2008 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miss Universe 2008 Vietnam
Replies: 15
Views: 6513

Re: Miss Universe 2008 Vietnam

Of course we are Beautiful, hahaha.. But I am glad that our Miss Venezuela could get the crown for us again, even though she is the one who got the money, hehehe :lol: :lol: Of course Venezuelan Ladies are beautiful... You are a proof of that... ;-).. BTW, Will you advise the new miss universe?.. I...
by jrkp
Wed Aug 20, 2008 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miss Universe 2008 Vietnam
Replies: 15
Views: 6513

Re: Miss Universe 2008 Vietnam

Really? A venezuelan girl won?... I didn't know that :oops: .. I guess I should watch more T.V or read newspapers... Anyway That's good news, considering that Venezuela had 10 or 12 years witout winning any beauty contest..
by jrkp
Sun Jun 08, 2008 12:55 am
Forum: Talking Point Discussion
Topic: We should help the poor in our own country first...
Replies: 11
Views: 22869

Re: We should help the poor in our own country first...

Krisi wrote:It depends.
of what?... would you mind being more specific please?
by jrkp
Sun Jun 01, 2008 6:21 am
Forum: Current News
Topic: Tortures his family for 25 years
Replies: 4
Views: 5968

Re: Tortures his family for 25 years

Unbelievable!!! :shock: ... It´s very worrying to read this kind of news, because they are happening more frequently than it should be. First, It was the case of the australian girl who was kidnapped for 7 years, then the Firtzl case and now this... I hope we don´t loose our sense of wonder after he...
by jrkp
Sun Jun 01, 2008 5:49 am
Forum: Current News
Topic: Sydney Pollak
Replies: 1
Views: 3929

Re: Sydney Pollak

Really? I didn´t know...I supposed I have to read news more frequently... Anyway, it´s so sad... :-(.
by jrkp
Sun Jun 01, 2008 5:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stupid things you like
Replies: 44
Views: 11230

Re: Stupid things you like

I love to see planes taking off and landing...
by jrkp
Tue Apr 29, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your best achievements?
Replies: 13
Views: 3909

Re: Your best achievements?

I haven´t done my best achievement yet... but I know that I can do better things than I´ve done so far, so I would say that my best achievement will come soon.... 8)
by jrkp
Tue Apr 29, 2008 10:40 pm
Forum: Current News
Topic: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 34365

Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

This is horrable and disgusting. It's happening in a European country in the beginning of the 21st century and no one around is noticing. I'm taken aback. The guy is a monster, I wonder if his daughter-wife have ever tried to kill him somehow, I mean she had to bear it for such a long period of tim...
by jrkp
Mon Apr 28, 2008 11:19 pm
Forum: Current News
Topic: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 34365

Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Can you believe this? An Austrian man kept his daughter locked in a cellar for 24 years... But that´s not all, apparently she had 7 kids with him.. The worst part is that supposedly, 3 of them hadn´t seen the sunlight yet... Oh my god!! when I thought that the world couldn´t be more crazy and then, ...
by jrkp
Wed Apr 23, 2008 5:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Words You Hate
Replies: 38
Views: 8544

Re: Words You Hate

Well, I hate when someone says "You see, I told you so"... For example, when you do something that you believe is right, and for any reason that thing go wrong and instead of giving you some comfort, some people start saying.. " you see, I told you so... If you only had listened to me...." God, I re...
by jrkp
Wed Apr 23, 2008 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: your secret place?
Replies: 19
Views: 7340

Re: your secret place?

I didn´t have a secret place, however when I wanted to be alone, I walked without any direction to clear my thoughts.... As a matter of fact, I still keep doing that... 8)
by jrkp
Wed Apr 23, 2008 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English in your WORK
Replies: 17
Views: 4895

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 us...
by jrkp
Wed Apr 23, 2008 4:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: English in your WORK
Replies: 17
Views: 4895

Re: English in your WORK

Well, at work, I don´t have the chance to talk in english as much as I´d like to do it, considering that almost all my co-workers don´t speak it, despite the fact that I work for an american company. Also, it doesn´t have any foreign client since the goverment took control over all the oil fields in...
by jrkp
Thu Apr 03, 2008 6:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Pregnant Dad
Replies: 29
Views: 10376

Re: A Pregnant Dad

I red the news several days ago and I just wonder how those sustances that she( well, no "he") has been taken for 10 years didn't affetc her(his) female organs so that she(HE) could be pregnat now :? He just took hormones, but kept his original female reproductive parts. Anyway, does anybody else t...
by jrkp
Fri Mar 21, 2008 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Plagiarism is THEFT
Replies: 29
Views: 48157

Re: Plagiarism is THEFT

shakespear, I wish you understand how bad I feel concerning this. I feel bad just because I send the articles to educate others not to praise myself or take the credit. Well, some people do appreciate my effort, while others dont. That is one of the principles of life. I understand ! Concerning sus...
by jrkp
Fri Mar 21, 2008 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Plagiarism is THEFT
Replies: 29
Views: 48157

Re: Plagiarism is THEFT

Plagiarism is THEFT, no question about it!!!. The real issue here is what we can do to avoid plagiarism in this forum. Perhaps, banning anyone who plagiarized a paper is the right thing to do....
by jrkp
Fri Mar 21, 2008 4:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need names...
Replies: 11
Views: 5901

Re: Need names...

Dear aznfantasii, I need more information.... I mean, as dixie asked, What kind of clothes will you design? because, for instance, it would be very uncomfortable for a guy to dress a tuxedo called hugs and kisses or love parade.....
by jrkp
Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Have you ever been on TV ? :D
Replies: 15
Views: 4529

Re: Have you ever been on TV ? :D

Yes I have. That happened long time ago, when I was 6 or 7 years old. I used to play baseball and I was chosen to play in the nationals games, you know, to represent my hometown. One day, My teammates and I we were invited to a show in a local T.V station and well, that´s the only time I´ve been on ...
by jrkp
Wed Feb 27, 2008 3:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Amzanig huh?
Replies: 13
Views: 4720

Re: Amzanig huh?

Yeah, It´s pretty amazing... however, I got a llitle bit dizzie while I was reading, I don´t know why.... I wonder if the study says anything about it...
by jrkp
Sat Feb 23, 2008 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help me pleeeeeeeeeease
Replies: 5
Views: 3477

Re: help me pleeeeeeeeeease

hi we have opened a new english club in our school... and I need your help .. I need new ideas ...new topics ....things that are educational and intersting .... Im lost ...soooooo. please help me Just ask uncle B... he can help you visiting this link :mrgreen: : http://www.englishclub.com/esl-forum...
by jrkp
Wed Feb 13, 2008 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to die
Replies: 55
Views: 26788

Re: How to die

To be blunt, I don't care what will happen to me with after my dead because I can't I be sure that the ones who stay alive will respect my last will, so I rather not loose sleep on that and focus my energy trying to live as good as I can....
by jrkp
Thu Jan 31, 2008 2:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Sweets!
Replies: 12
Views: 3509

Re: Happy Birthday Sweets!

Hey! HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! I hope you can enjoy this day with all your beloved ones..... :D :D :D
by jrkp
Mon Jan 28, 2008 12:10 am
Forum: Books & Authors
Topic: the secret
Replies: 14
Views: 11077

Re: the secret

Well, I haven´t read it, but I saw a documentary about it. I saw it with a friend, who actually read it and she said there aren´t many differences between the movie and the book... Has somebody seen the movie? because I want to confirm what she told me and who knows? perhaps I buy the book...
by jrkp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy new ISLAMIC year !!
Replies: 27
Views: 6326

Re: Happy new ISLAMIC year !!

Hey jrkp :D Yes we do have an islamic year; here is it's 12 months : 1-Mouharrem 2-Safar 3-Rabi'al awwal 4-Rabi'al thani 5-Jumada al awwal 6-Jumada al thani 7-Rajab 8-Sha'ban 9-Ramadan 10-Shawwel 11-Dhu' al Qi'dah 12-Dhu' al hajja Of all the months in the Islamic calendar, Ramadan (9) is the most v...
by jrkp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 11:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy new ISLAMIC year !!
Replies: 27
Views: 6326

Re: Happy new ISLAMIC year !!

I didn´t know that muslim have their own calendar.. Wow, can you tell me more about it? Thanks in advance... They depend on the moon year like ancient Egyptians,Sumerians in Iraq and Chinese. Muslims started the "Hejrie" calendar when the prophet Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) leave makkah to madeen...
by jrkp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy new ISLAMIC year !!
Replies: 27
Views: 6326

Re: Happy new ISLAMIC year !!

I didn´t know that muslim have their own calendar.. Wow, can you tell me more about it?

Thanks in advance...
by jrkp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 2:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was the last thing you heard?
Replies: 33
Views: 9638

Re: What was the last thing you heard?

The sound of the air conditioning..... Gosh, It´s so depressing..... :(
by jrkp
Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2008: New Year Resolution
Replies: 45
Views: 12164

Re: 2008: New Year Resolution

1- Stop lending money to whomever I know. :evil: 2- Try to gain some weight, I'm not a model and I don't tend to disappear . :| 3- Just keep being myself. 8) 4- Anger managment &Time managment..Believe "me" or not! I need them :arrow: :evil: You are the first lady I know that want to gain some poun...
by jrkp
Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2008: New Year Resolution
Replies: 45
Views: 12164

Re: 2008: New Year Resolution

My new year resolution would be stop putting off things... I should finish anything I started...
by jrkp
Mon Dec 31, 2007 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: To All EC Members
Replies: 22
Views: 5970

Re: To All EC Members

HAPPY NEW YEAR FOR YOU TOO KRISI!!!.... I hope you can share this time with your beloved ones...

P.S: I'm sorry for not wishing you merry christmas... I'm posting this too late... :wink:
by jrkp
Mon Dec 31, 2007 5:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How was 2007?
Replies: 24
Views: 5159

Re: How was 2007?

GOOD OR BAD? For the most people in the world, it was bad: epedimics, wars, thoussands of innocent people are dead because of the crimes to humanity . In my personnal life 2007 there are such a good things and bad, but it was ok :) How about you EC members? Not bad, with many changes... I gotta job...
by jrkp
Mon Dec 31, 2007 5:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EC New Image...!
Replies: 93
Views: 18198

Re: EC New Image...!

Hello everybody, I feel that I'm posting this a little bit late, as usual.. Sorry for that... Anyway... The first time I saw the new look of the forum, I must confess that I just glimpsed it and I didn't notice, until now, how many improvements (very good ones, by the way) it has. To me, the changes...
by jrkp
Sat Dec 29, 2007 5:33 am
Forum: Current News
Topic: The assassination of Benazir Bhutto
Replies: 21
Views: 18075

Re: The assassination of Benazir Bhutto

First at all, I´m so sorry to hear that a human being is assassinated in that way.. :( :( . No one deserves to die in such a cruel way. I know this words just may be dust in the wind, but I´d like to use this forum to express my condolences to the family and her followers for such a irreparable lost...
by jrkp
Tue Dec 04, 2007 3:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What should i do ?
Replies: 31
Views: 11971

How dare I... well... it's easy :twisted: I don't like the sound of Portuguese. You do, so that's fine for you. I don't - a question of personal preference and nothing personal. I also don't like feijão or mocatoh ! Brigadeiros go down a real treat, though and I'm addicted to coxinhas . Uh? :? :? ....
by jrkp
Tue Dec 04, 2007 3:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What should i do ?
Replies: 31
Views: 11971

X, Most of the responses given in this thread has pointed out the key to be fluent.... SPEAK!!! the most you speak, the most you´ll be fluent, that's all!!!. That's the best advice I can give you... By the way, as far as I know, in Skype you can find people to practice with... And regarding learning...
by jrkp
Tue Dec 04, 2007 1:43 am
Forum: Current News
Topic: A raped woman was sentenced to jail!
Replies: 77
Views: 41011

Dear JRKP, Firstly, there are several types of punishment in this world such as (life) imprisonment, fine, house arrest, grounded, exile, and even death sentence . Whipping is just one of them. ........ Dear Ahmad, You can't compare the kind of punishments you mentioned... None of them imply suffer...
by jrkp
Fri Nov 30, 2007 9:02 pm
Forum: Current News
Topic: A raped woman was sentenced to jail!
Replies: 77
Views: 41011

.... In the case above, the woman was sentenced because she had broken this law. AGAIN, She was sentenced NOT because she had been gang raped. ....... Ok, It's pretty clear that she wasn't sentenced by being raped, and I think all we have something to say in this thread understand that. But that is...
by jrkp
Wed Nov 21, 2007 10:42 pm
Forum: Current News
Topic: A raped woman was sentenced to jail!
Replies: 77
Views: 41011

There's no words to justify this... It's absolutely outrageous.. :shock: :shock: The holy Rule of EC says: No discussion of politics or religion. ..otherwise I would reply to this topic. :? My friend, As I understand it, this thread isn't about politics or religion, It's about how human rights are s...
by jrkp
Tue Nov 20, 2007 3:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happiness poll
Replies: 39
Views: 9808

Here's my opinion about this. Please correct me if there are some inconsistencies in relation to what you want to express. First at all, you get the point pretty well, there are not inconsistencies about what you wrote and what I wanna say. Nevertheless, I'd like to comment your reply (sorry in adv...
by jrkp
Mon Nov 19, 2007 4:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happiness poll
Replies: 39
Views: 9808

So the new question would be: Are you happy when you are satisfied? I mean.. Can you link satisfation with happiness? Are you agree with that statement? Why yes or why no? Hello jrkp, May I know what is your own personal opinion about this... :roll: Hello krisi, Here it is: To me, both concepts are...
by jrkp
Mon Nov 19, 2007 2:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stupid Outlet
Replies: 10
Views: 4879

Hi guantanamo, Please forget about drugs, It's been proven that they don't solve anything, don't you think if that were true, everybody would get high all the time? Besides, as krisi wrote, you will create yourself a bigger problem if you do on drugs. But I'm gonna play the devil's advocate at this ...
by jrkp
Sun Nov 18, 2007 12:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A very nice picture
Replies: 44
Views: 9627

Re: A very nice picture

Let's see, how many of them can you identify? This is the picture Some more, I think... Abraham Pontius Pilate - the one standing at the balcony. Emperor Hongwu (Zhu Yuanzhang) he's the one in Green holding a weapon. Standing on the left hand side close to Hitler. Is that Jason of lolcus the Greek ...
by jrkp
Sun Nov 18, 2007 12:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A very nice picture
Replies: 44
Views: 9627

:shock: Where's he? I´m pretty sure is the guy below Fidel Castro... :? Are you postive because I don't think that's him? Confucius looks like this, http://www.dkimages.com/discover/previews/738/177818.JPG He had that hair style that Chinese men had in the ancient time, I think; the guy in this pic...
by jrkp
Sat Nov 17, 2007 12:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A very nice picture
Replies: 44
Views: 9627

I´m not sure, but the guy playing the piano is beethoven isn´t he? :?
by jrkp
Sat Nov 17, 2007 12:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desforestation and Global warming
Replies: 8
Views: 6598

So What do you think? Do you think this relation has the impact that Greenpace claim to have? or it´s just a product of greenpeace members paranoia and global warming is just originated by fumes and cars? I agree with Greenpeace. I do think woods play an important role in the reduction of distribut...
by jrkp
Fri Nov 16, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A very nice picture
Replies: 44
Views: 9627

LennyeTran wrote:
jrkp wrote: Confucius
:shock: Where's he?
I´m pretty sure is the guy below Fidel Castro...