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Jen’s English Tip’s – Expressions with Well

. . Expressions with well Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word well. As well.As well means in addition to something or someone else. This expression mainly goes at the end of sentences.She not only sings; she plays the violin as well. = She sings and plays the violin also. As well […]

August 31st, 2015 | Posted in English Mentors Tips | Read More »

Convicted British Paedophile Busted in Chiang Mai

. . CHIANG MAI – Simon Jeremy Merington Brisko, 64 a suspected British paedophile was arrested by police in Chiang Mai on Monday on child sex abuses. Acting on complaints that an elderly foreigner was regularly seen approaching underaged males from computer game shops in Patu Tha Pae in Chiang Mai. Police said Mr. Brisko […]

August 31st, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Thai College Teacher and Convicted British Sex Offender Dies in Bangkok Hospital

. . BANGKOK – Stephen David Grant a UK National who was jailed for sex crimes against children has died in Thailand where he had been working at Assumption Thonburi College in Bangkok. Stephen David Grant a former Mirfield man collapsed on August 25 and died in hospital in Bangkok. How he managed to land […]

August 31st, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Thai Police Seek Thai Woman and Foreigner in Blast Case, while Awarding themselves 3 Million Baht

. . BANGKOK –  National police spokesman Prawuth Thavornsiri has reported that the Thai court has issued two new arrest warrants and released images Monday of more suspects, a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality, in the widening investigation into Bangkok’s deadly bombing two weeks ago. During a televised statement, police broadcast […]

August 31st, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Jen’s English Tip’s – Expressing a Lack of Understanding

. Expressing lack of understanding and asking for a clear answer Here is a list of useful English phrases you can use to express that you don’t understand what has been said and seek clearer answer from the person you are talking to. How to express lack of understanding:When you do not what has been […]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in English Mentors Tips | Read More »

1.4 Million Meth Pills Seized in Mae Sai, Suspects Escape

. . CHIANG RAI – Pol Lt Gen Thanitsak Theerasawat, commander of the Provincial Police Region 8, told a news conference that Chiang Rai Authorities have seized 1.4 million methamphetamine pills with an estimated street value of 280 million baht in a sting operation in Mae Sai district. A drug gang were to deliver the […]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Bangkok’s Suspected Mystery Bomber not talking to Thai Authorities

. . BANGKOK – National police spokesman Prawuth Thavornsiri said Sunday the man arrested in connection with Bangkok’s deadly bombing was being uncooperative, possibly not telling the truth to interrogators and would remain in military custody for at least seven days. The evidence seized by police investigating Bangkok’s deadliest bombing includes an apparently damning trove […]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

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