The Matrix

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The Matrix is a 1999 so-called “cyberpunk” Sci-Fi action film, written and directed by The Wachowskis, that depicts a dystopian future in which reality as perceived by most humans is actually a simulated reality called “the Matrix”, created by sentient machines to subdue the human population, while their bodies’ heat and electrical activity are used as an energy source. Computer programmer Neo learns this truth and is drawn into a rebellion against the machines, which involves other people who have been freed from the “dream world.” Sigue leyendo

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English varieties

Me preguntabais en clase si el inglés también tenían diferentes “acentos” como el castellano: aquí tenéis una breve muestra de siete de ellos y un mapa muy simplificado de sus variantes, sólo en Inglaterra. Sigue leyendo