Grammar Intermezzo – Conditional Clauses

Conditional Clauses is often a problem to many Indonesian students when learning English. They got confused with which one to use and how to use it. Now, let's take a look at some explanation about the clauses here: There are THREE TYPES of Conditional Clauses to start with: Conditional Clause Type 1 → It is possible … Continue reading Grammar Intermezzo – Conditional Clauses

Think Like a Lawyer!!!

The professor of a contract law class asked one of his better students, "If you were to give someone an orange, how would you go about it?" The student replied, "Here's an orange." The professor was outraged. "No! No! Think like a lawyer!" The student then replied, "Okay. I'd tell him `I hereby give and … Continue reading Think Like a Lawyer!!!

Weekend Intermezzo

Got this from a friend's posting on fb.. can't stop laughing and so I feel like sharing it here... The difference between COMPLETE and FINISHED How to explain the difference between COMPLETE and FINISHED in a way that is easy to understand. Some people say there is no difference between COMPLETE and FINISHED. But here's … Continue reading Weekend Intermezzo


It just happened that in one of the trivia questions asked during the Binus English Week competition is about Palindrome. To Indonesian students, this might not be that a familiar word. What does this mean? Let's take a look at it. Definition of Palindrome found on Wiki page says "a palindrome is a word, phrase, number, or … Continue reading Palindrome