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Forum: Doctor Who 21-09-2014, 18:17
Replies: 74
Views: 4,189
Posted By jerseyporter
One would hope you would know how to used an...

One would hope you would know how to used an adverb correctly too! 'Wrong' is an adjective and can only be used to describe a noun; 'wrongly' is an adverb, and as such should be used to describe a...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 18-09-2014, 18:32
Replies: 3,505
Views: 333,627
Posted By jerseyporter
I'm 47 and I have cried more times at work over...

I'm 47 and I have cried more times at work over 'silly things' in the past 12 months than I have in my entire life. To criticise Martha for her tears isn't fair - many of us can't control how...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 17-09-2014, 20:58
Replies: 3,505
Views: 333,627
Posted By jerseyporter
I never do that - it means I can usually watch...

I never do that - it means I can usually watch and not mind what happens in shows like this (and don't like it when the threads get personal and nasty about people because posters are so blinkered...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 17-09-2014, 20:56
Replies: 3,505
Views: 333,627
Posted By jerseyporter
Which is how it should be - it's the weekend as a...

Which is how it should be - it's the weekend as a whole, not the final bake which decides elimination (unlike Masterchef, where it's literally the last thing you cook, even when there have been loads...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 17-09-2014, 20:51
Replies: 3,505
Views: 333,627
Posted By jerseyporter
Me too - didn't like the look of his at...

Me too - didn't like the look of his at all.

Just hope Martha's ok - my 16 year old keen baker/cook daughter loves her! (But is upstairs doing her A Level Sociology homework so isn't watching...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 17-09-2014, 20:50
Replies: 3,505
Views: 333,627
Posted By jerseyporter
They do say there's a reason why nature didn't...

They do say there's a reason why nature didn't make anything edible blue for a reason (blueberries are purple!) and that's because it's just WRONG!
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-09-2014, 08:00
Replies: 469
Views: 40,994
Posted By jerseyporter
THAT'S who is was! I just couldn't place her! I...

THAT'S who is was! I just couldn't place her!

I don't like Cilla either (along with most on here, it seems!) and can well believe the stories about her. I love sixties music with a passion (even...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 15-09-2014, 22:08
Replies: 469
Views: 40,994
Posted By jerseyporter
Melanie Hill - she was the second Aveline (sp) in...

Melanie Hill - she was the second Aveline (sp) in 'Bread'.
Forum: Doctor Who 15-09-2014, 18:25
Replies: 52
Views: 3,906
Posted By jerseyporter
BIB - As someone who has been a teacher for 25...

BIB - As someone who has been a teacher for 25 years all I can say is... thanks for that!

Mind you, at the beginning of the academic year every educational institution resembles a madhouse!
Forum: Doctor Who 13-09-2014, 20:28
Replies: 644
Views: 58,568
Posted By jerseyporter
Carry on Screaming - my favourite Carry On film...

Carry on Screaming - my favourite Carry On film of all! :) I can just hear Peter Butterworth saying that now!

As for the episode, need to watch that again to get my head around it... but probably...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-09-2014, 19:22
Replies: 11
Views: 4,718
Posted By jerseyporter
Blimey, seeing Alan's name is a blast from my...

Blimey, seeing Alan's name is a blast from my past! I did my teacher training at LSU College in Southampton, and a certain Mr Lambourn ran our 'Media Resources' centre' during the day, before going...
Forum: Showbiz 12-09-2014, 07:43
Replies: 34
Views: 2,799
Posted By jerseyporter
And what a voice it was - booming and so unique...

And what a voice it was - booming and so unique to him! R.I.P. Sir Donald.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 09-09-2014, 21:23
Replies: 34
Views: 1,549
Posted By jerseyporter
It is said that Houdini often proclaimed that he...

It is said that Houdini often proclaimed that he could survive any blow to his abdomen - hence many people being given the chance to land a blow over the years. It is very relevant to see this...
Forum: Doctor Who 09-09-2014, 21:08
Replies: 17
Views: 1,584
Posted By jerseyporter
Perhaps 'satellite' is used here as a catch-all...

Perhaps 'satellite' is used here as a catch-all term that says 'not basic digitial (Freeview)'? It might not be accurate, but it's a quick way of making the distinction between basic digital and all...
Forum: Showbiz 08-09-2014, 21:31
Replies: 2,562
Views: 478,213
Posted By jerseyporter
I don't often contribute to the thread, although...

I don't often contribute to the thread, although I often read it! (And the Dreary).

This 'I'm deaf' motif is really getting to me, though. One of my best friends really is Deaf - I know what that...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 05-09-2014, 07:48
Replies: 241
Views: 25,314
Posted By jerseyporter
To echo 123keithy123 (and apologies for not...

To echo 123keithy123 (and apologies for not quoting your very interesting post!) it's true (in my experience anyway) that students of any age like to know where the boundaries are. I've taught...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 22:21
Replies: 241
Views: 25,314
Posted By jerseyporter
I certainly don't recognise that as a description...

I certainly don't recognise that as a description of the education system in Jersey! Can't speak for the mainland, though - haven't taught in a UK school since I did my last TP in 1990.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 22:07
Replies: 241
Views: 25,314
Posted By jerseyporter
That is so true - I'm always really strict for...

That is so true - I'm always really strict for the first six weeks, every little rule is upheld, no exceptions. By then they've learned what I expect and I can lift the pedal, have fun, be...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 21:54
Replies: 241
Views: 25,314
Posted By jerseyporter
I saw the programme last year where they followed...

I saw the programme last year where they followed the 6 Teach First students. It did look quite horrific in rather too many ways!

Have you stuck it out and survived to come out the other side...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 21:17
Replies: 241
Views: 25,314
Posted By jerseyporter
I did four years of teacher training in the late...

I did four years of teacher training in the late '80s, and I didn't get ANY training in classroom behaviour management! I've learned everything I know 'on the job' (so so speak!) via some very...
Forum: Doctor Who 04-09-2014, 18:53
Replies: 26
Views: 2,559
Posted By jerseyporter
My teenagers have no problems with Peter as an...

My teenagers have no problems with Peter as an 'older' Doctor, but they've had no problem with any of them. They love 'the show', and have done since they came to it when it returned in 2005 when...
Forum: Doctor Who 23-08-2014, 19:43
Replies: 1,373
Views: 117,929
Posted By jerseyporter
I take it that's by necessity? I feel your pain,...

I take it that's by necessity? I feel your pain, and mine's only lasting an extra half an hour or so!!!
Forum: Doctor Who 23-08-2014, 19:41
Replies: 1,373
Views: 117,929
Posted By jerseyporter
What's the deal with the red button extra after...

What's the deal with the red button extra after the episode? As we're going to be behind we won't be able to access it straight way, but does anyone know how long it will be available for? I know...
Forum: Doctor Who 23-08-2014, 19:33
Replies: 1,373
Views: 117,929
Posted By jerseyporter
Arghhhh - can't watch live, will be about half an...

Arghhhh - can't watch live, will be about half an hour behind as number 2 daughter has been on the mainland all week on her D of E residential, and the plane has only just landed! The added delay...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-08-2014, 12:46
Replies: 411
Views: 15,455
Posted By jerseyporter
Oh, we most certainly do pay the licence fee! We...

Oh, we most certainly do pay the licence fee! We may be governed independently of the UK, but we are 'part of the UK' as far as TV goes, so we pay it just like everyone else!

As for the evolution...
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