English In Use – ‘The Spies Who Bug Me’

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.

Donald Trump’s lambasting of his country’s intelligence services for allegedly leaking material produced a headline of ‘The Spies Who Bug Me’ in The Metro, a play on the 1977 James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me,


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