Blog posts by Friederike Fischer:
Welche language habla twój voisin?
hen I walk through my hometown, what do I hear? Traffic noises, the sounds of nature, animals humming, barking, and chirping. And of course, I hear … Continue reading Welche language habla twój voisin?
Various Varieties: How to Teach English Accents
I recently noticed that whenever I read a book there is a voice inside my head. It’s my own voice. Me talking – or rather thinking … Continue reading Various Varieties: How to Teach English Accents
I wrote the short story “Lonely” in one of my university seminars. It was meant to be an assignment. Just an assignment. But my professor convinced … Continue reading Lonely
A Game of Thrones: Heroes Wanted
We all know him—the tall, strong, brave man. The hero. The prince. The knight in shining armor whose decisions are infallible, his visions wide-ranging, and his … Continue reading A Game of Thrones: Heroes Wanted