From the showbiz section of Balitang Pinoy, a newsheet for Barcelona Filipinos:
According to the grapevine, may illicit affair ang Sexbomb girl na si Jopay Paquia at ang Manouvers member na si Joshua Zamora. Nagkalapit diumano ang dalawa during the season one taping of Daisy Siete kung saan sila magkapareha.
Nabalitaan ding iniwan ni Joshua ang asawa’t anak dahil sa lakas ng tama sa sexy dancer. Dahil dito, the estranged wife vowed na sasampalin niya si Jopay ‘pag nakita niya ito.
Pero the Sexbomb cutie denies [etc etc]
Much of the rest of the sheet is in English, reflecting the language’s importance in business and public administration. In general Filipinos here speak far better English than the locals, although (public sector) jobs in which English is a crucial skill are still almost exclusively taken by the latter.
- Por qué los españoles no nazis siguen llamando Adolfo a sus hijos
Porque todo el mundo sabe que Hitler se llamó Rodolfo: Juan Antonio encanta por su fantasía y fonología. “Mi novia era bonita
- Teachers/examiners with less skills than pupils/examinees
Story in Trouw about a German teacher who can’t speak German. This wouldn’t be so freaky in jobs-for-the-boys Spain, where the
- Chiste de indignados
Plagiado de los rusos.
- Sick of people moaning about 1714?
It’s worse in Perpignan, where they’re still going on about 1659. [ I hope you all know that Ceuta and Melilla are
- But prof, what use is my language degree?
There are thirty UK jobs listed on LanguageJobs.com, which describes itself as “the job search portal designed for language professionals and