What are the stages of a person's life? First, you are born, you get older and then you leave home to go to university or work or whatever. After some time you get married, find a stable job, work until you retire and then die. A bit depressing, when you think about it....(THIS QUIZ WAS MADE BY profesornativogratis.com - ¡Tu Inglés Online!)
I warned him! He was engaged to a beautiful, charming lady - but Steve being Steve, a friend of hers saw him talking a bit too intimately with another girl, and when she heard she cancelled the wedding. He realised what he had lost and spent the next few weeks calling her and telling everybody how unlucky he was. Incredibly, I've heard they're back together again!
Sometimes when a small problem occurs you can avoid it without too much effort, but bigger problems have to be investigated and analysed properly before they get solved.
I really don't know why I like football sometimes! In a match against our local rivals, our top striker decided to respond to the referee in a bad way. The referee was running away, but he stopped, went up to the player and gave him the red card! After that the team didn't even try to win - they just surrendered: 4-0!! I'm going to switch to rugby...