Journal
 
 
Photo Album

Majie's entry (70)

Post an entry now!
Majie

"Under my skin"

Last Tuesday, we learnt about idioms during our English lesson. We had to explain 'he gets under my skin', and I suggested "...
  •  
  • 19
  • 2
  • 2
  • English 
Apr 19, 2018 21:48
Majie

Phantom Thread (movie) With native lang

Reynolds Woodcock, the famous British fashion designer, is having breakfast with his sister Cyril and his girlfriend of the moment. The r...
  •  
  • 51
  • 5
  • 2
  • English 
Apr 9, 2018 22:00
Majie

Last Flag Flying (film) With native lang

Larry enters a gloomy bar where there is only one patron having a drink with Sal, the owner. The newcomer tries to start a conversation w...
  •  
  • 101
  • 5
  • 3
  • English 
Mar 16, 2018 00:01
Majie

A Ghost Story (movie) With native lang

(The main characters do not have a complete name, they are just called C and M) C, a young musician, is about to leave the hold house ...
  •  
  • 96
  • 5
  • 4
  • English 
Mar 3, 2018 00:16
Majie

The Florida Project (movie) With native lang

Monee lives with her young mother Halley in a motel close to Disney World in Florida. The six-year-old girl hangs around with Scooty, her...
  •  
  • 68
  • 5
  • 3
  • English 
Feb 28, 2018 20:23
Majie

Suburbicon (movie) With native lang

In the late 1950s, Suburbicon is a small suburban community, where families, only white and middle class, enjoy a quiet life in pretty de...
  •  
  • 71
  • 7
  • 3
  • English 
Feb 24, 2018 00:35
Majie

"Treacle-slow" and "Boarder area"

These are two difficulties I have faced in reading an article from The Telegraph. It is an old press clipping dating from 2007 and named...
  •  
  • 101
  • 7
  • 1
  • English 
Feb 22, 2018 18:21
Majie

Wonder (movie) With native lang

Like every ten-year-old child, Auggie dreams of rockets, distant planets and interstellar travel. However, it is not the only reason why ...
  •  
  • 73
  • 3
  • 2
  • English 
Feb 21, 2018 00:48
Majie

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (film) With native lang

Mildred is the mother of a young girl, Angela, who was raped and murdered seven months ago. One day, on the small road to her home, she s...
  •  
  • 81
  • 4
  • 2
  • English 
Feb 19, 2018 00:33
Majie

Murder on The Orient Express (movie) With native lang

Hercule Poirot is having breakfast in the hotel where he stays in Jerusalem. The meal has lasted for a long moment because the famous det...
  •  
  • 98
  • 6
  • 6
  • English 
Feb 14, 2018 00:28
Majie

We Blew It (movie) With native lang

This movie is a compilation of various interviews of American men and women of the baby boom generation. They all recall the feeling of f...
  •  
  • 86
  • 3
  • 3
  • English 
Feb 7, 2018 00:40
Majie

God’s Own Country (film) With native lang

As every morning, Johnny wakes up with a hangover. Wearing overalls and boots, the young man begins his tough work day in the small famil...
  •  
  • 92
  • 5
  • 4
  • English 
Jan 26, 2018 04:46
Majie

Loving Vincent (movie) With native lang

One year after Vincent Van Gogh’s death, Joseph Roulin, postman and friend of the artist, is still worried because the last letter writte...
  •  
  • 79
  • 4
  • 2
  • English 
Jan 22, 2018 19:05
Majie

Ernest et Célestine en hiver (animation film) With native lang

This movie is a compilation of four short films starring Ernest, a bear from Charabie (an imaginary country) and Célestine, a little mous...
  •  
  • 175
  • 3
  • 2
  • English 
Jan 14, 2018 23:47
Majie

Battle of the sexes (movie) With native lang

In 1973, Billie Jean King is named as the best female tennis player in the world. If she is very pleased to have won the title, she is ne...
  •  
  • 120
  • 8
  • 3
  • English 
Jan 10, 2018 04:42
Majie

Detroit (movie) With native lang

In 1967, lots of American citizens are fed up with the Vietnam War, and Black people can’t stand racial segregation anymore. In Detroit e...
  •  
  • 118
  • 4
  • 4
  • English 
Dec 19, 2017 22:22
Majie

Wonderstruck (movie) / French title: Le Musée des merveilles With native lang

In 1977, Ben, who is 12, lives in Minnesota with his aunt and cousins. He often has nightmares in which he is chased by wolves. To find s...
  •  
  • 129
  • 2
  • 2
  • English 
Dec 8, 2017 01:35
Majie

C’est la vie! (French movie) / Original title: Le Sens de la fête With native lang

Max has been a caterer for thirty years and is fond of his job, even though it is not easy every day. He is very meticulous, and gets oft...
  •  
  • 128
  • 2
  • 2
  • English 
Nov 30, 2017 22:53
Majie

A Beautiful Day (movie) / Original title: You Were Never Really Here With native lang

A man is suffocating, his head in a plastic bag. As he is about to faint, he takes off the bag and breathes deeply. Then, he stares at th...
  •  
  • 109
  • 2
  • 1
  • English 
Nov 27, 2017 20:12
Majie

The Glass Castle (movie based on a true story) / Le Château de verre With native lang

Jeannette Walls is a young columnist for a New York newspaper. During a business dinner with her fiancé and two clients of his, she is as...
  •  
  • 260
  • 5
  • 4
  • English 
Nov 16, 2017 23:32