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№11 (107) – ноябрь 2011
- Cristiano Ronaldo: 6 Reasons Why He's The World Cup's Biggest Star / Sport
- Cinema about Beauty / Cinema
- Fornasetti Inspiration / Art
- Bella Monica / Cultperson
- Hey, London, I’m coming / London
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the World's most famous soccer players. He currently plays in Spain, for Real Madrid. Being the most valuable player of the World Cup, Ronaldo has the game, the look, the women, and the passionate fan bases that either love him or hate him. Ronaldo is unquestionably the World Cup’s best marketing tool, and here are six reasons behind the growth of one of the biggest stars in sports.
Cinema about Beauty / Cinema
Beauty is the mark of heaven on a man’s face. A kiss or a slap in the face – time will tell.
Красота – это отметина небес на лице человека. Поцелуй или пощечина – покажет время.
Fornasetti Inspiration / Art
“Dear contemporaries, don’t you realise how different we are? Although I depict you as equals and like the ancients you never change.” Piero Fornasetti (1913 - 1988)
Bella Monica / Cultperson
My body is so important to me. My face, my arms, my legs, my hands, my eyes, everything. I use everything I have.
What is Beauty? / Opinion
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. ~ Confucius
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months. Oscar Wilde
The Iceland of My Heart / Voyage
Iceland is a beautiful island country in the North Atlantic Ocean. Despite its small dimensions (103,125 km2), talking about it can be very long. It is a great place for anybody, probably only passionate fans of noisy and fussy mega-cities may be bored in Iceland. The rest will have an unforgettable trip to this country that breathes freshness.
Hey, London, I’m coming / London
My 5-day visit to London spent mostly in pubs for absorbing English atmosphere and investigating their drinking culture.
RUN, A Verb for Our Frantic Times / Language
Her birthday: must set plans in motion. Run a bath, put on cologne, set the table. High anxiety. Run down list: set watch again, put water in glasses, set flowers. Run to the window — phew! Watch her put a finger to the doorbell. Such joy! What timing!
Beauty or the Beast? / Vocabulary
Terms of prettiness, loveliness, comeliness or plainness, homeliness, ugliness.
Beauty is as Beauty does / Idioms
Somebody’s beauty sleep
1) The sleep that someone needs in order to feel healthy and look attractive (humorous): If you don't mind, I'm going to bed now. I have to get my beauty sleep. — Если вы не возражаете, я уже пойду спать.
A Good Joke is A Thing of Beauty / LifeUP
First girl: I spend hours in front of the mirror admiring my beauty. Do you think that’s vanity? Second girl: No, it’s imagination.
Brother on Sunday / Fiction
Short story about a fight between two adult brothers on a Sunday. On a summer afternoon while on vacation, Tom and his wife Sandy head to the beach to spend the day with friends. Tom, a plastic surgeon, busies himself by taking pictures of his friends. He is dreading the…
- Happy Holiday Cocktails / Cuisine
- My Fashion Shocks in London / London
- Why do the English hate Christmas / Opinion