A selection of headlines from stories in the news.They use English in a way that you might think is intended to confuse but it’s all perfectly clear to the native speaker.


No, this isn’t a typo. The airline company Easyjet has sent out a promotional email headed “£10 ‘ashback off your next flight”, using the word ‘ashback’ instead of ‘cashback’ and making the most of the recent volcanic ash crisis which grounded flights.