What is Hygge

What is Hygge

Vocabulary chunks to learn from video :

  • being comforted and cozy
  • decorationg style
  • sweet treats
  • warm soothing drinks
  • part of the lifestyle
  • how to make
  • whole milk
  • froth until fine foam appears
  • spoon in extra foam
  • drizzle with honey
  • limiting use of electronics
  • keeping plenty of books handy
  • out of sight and out of mind
  • extension cord / charging cords
  • layer flufy rugs
  • hang string light for soft warming lighting
  • a double boiler
  • a small baking tin
  • chunks of cinnamon
  • tie a knot
  • a large loop
  • until you reach the desired length

 

It speaks for itself (4)

It speaks for itself (4)

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What’s the biggest number you know in your language? Do you have a word that isn’t an actual number but means a really really big number? Learn some fun facts and figures about big numbers and also advice on how to pronounce and write them.  Read more HERE

Can you say  really big numbers?  Test yourself HERE

Photos from a Storm Chaser

Photos from a Storm Chaser

Watch the following video :

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Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • Everything is interconnected. 
  • We are a small fishing tribe 
  • That’s part of you up there. That’s your water that helps to make the cloud that becomes the rain that feeds the plants that feeds the animals
  • In my continued exploration of subjects in nature that have the ability to illustrate the interconnection of all life
  • I started storm chasing in 2008
  • They can grow so big, blocking all daylight
  • And then there are the colors in the clouds of hail forming, the greens and the turquoise blues. 
  • What really excites me about these storms is their movement
  • They become lovely monsters.
  • The same process in a small-scale version that helped to create our galaxy, our solar system, our sun and even this very planet

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