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Billie Yaneva

Billie Yaneva

BA in English and American Studies
MA in English Philology
PhD in Linguistics
20 years teaching experience.

Where are you from?

I was born in Sofia, Bulgaria but have lived and studied in Westport, Massachusetts.

What do you like doing in your free time?

I love being outdoors going for runs and hiking in the mountains. I am also very passionate about yoga and practice it regularly. In my free time I usually go out with friends, read a good book and listen to music whenever I have the chance.

What’s your favourite music?

I love listening to Jazz, Bossa Nova, Soul and Funk music.

What’s your favourite English word?

I love words and have many favourites ones. Probably my most favourite word would be flamboyant.

What’s your favourite Spanish food?

My favourite Spanish food is cocido madrileño and pulpo a la gallega.

What sports do you like?

My favorite sports are track and field and swimming.

What’s your favourite quote?

My favorite quote is something Albert Einstein wrote which I read in a book I love called ​Fish in a Tree ​ which goes ​“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a ​fish ​by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”