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.
IT could be described as The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!
I’m referring of course to the Champions League semi-final first leg between those two Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona.
After twenty-five years in the same parish, Father O’Shaunessey was saying his farewells at his retirement dinner. An eminent member of the congregation – a leading politician – had been asked to make a presentation and a short speech, but was late arriving. So the priest took it upon himself to fill the time, and […]
What is love?
Bill and Steve were discussing being in love. “I don’t know what love feels like,” Bill said. “I’ve thought I was in love three times.”
“Thought?” Steve asked. “What do you mean?”