Interesting Fact – Cost of Living in the UK

According to the Office for National Statistics, we Brits are no longer that keen on going to night clubs or buying CDs and DVDs. (The inflation basket, which is used to calculate the cost of living in the UK, analyses the cost of 704 items.  It is an interesting look into trends in the UK, […]

Polite Rap

In a recent GTT prize session, I had to remind a student that a bitch is really a female dog.  My dog Laika is a bitch. There is nothing wrong with the word, as long as it’s used in the right context.

English In Use – Pawtergate

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.