4 episodi

Oxford University Press is delighted to present cross-cultural stories and anecdotes from award-winning author, Michael Lacey Freeman. Michael was born and raised in England, but has lived and taught in Italy for more than 20 years. His perspectives on both cultures are witty, thoughtful and generous. Although the podcast was intended as a gift to Italian teachers of the English language, Michael’s observations will resonate with their students and indeed anyonewith an interest in British and Italian culture.

Tea at 5:00 Michael Lacey Freeman

    • Istruzione
    • 4,4 • 15 valutazioni

Oxford University Press is delighted to present cross-cultural stories and anecdotes from award-winning author, Michael Lacey Freeman. Michael was born and raised in England, but has lived and taught in Italy for more than 20 years. His perspectives on both cultures are witty, thoughtful and generous. Although the podcast was intended as a gift to Italian teachers of the English language, Michael’s observations will resonate with their students and indeed anyonewith an interest in British and Italian culture.

    The Dance

    The Dance

    In Italy, the very act of saying good-bye can be an act of love. The farewell “dance” will sound very familiar to native Italians or anyone who has lived in Italy for a period of time, and Michael describes it with his characteristic generosity and gentle humour.

    • 10 min
    Going Places

    Going Places

    Michael shares anecdotes from his travels in Italy and Japan.

    • 11 min
    Rules are rules

    Rules are rules

    Michael shares his experience of being stuck between a rock and a hard place as a good law-abiding citizen.n a rock and a hard place as a good law-abiding citizen.

    • 10 min
    RSVP

    RSVP

    Michael talks about how his style of invitation has changed over his years in Italy, and how misunderstanding certain idioms can lead to indigestion.

    • 13 min

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