Leave, holiday, & vacation!

Wonderful Wednesday Words. Some may say the best thing about the job is the ‘leave’ we take/have, but did you know how many different types of ‘leave’ there are? First …

Understanding Cricket

Sport is everywhere! No summer lull. We have had Women’s World Cup in France, Wimbledon got underway last week and right now the Cricket World Cup in England has reached …

Furlough

Wonderful Wednesday Word.   The Beeb (BBC) beat me to it! I’ve been meaning to write about this term, which I first heard at the beginning of the Corona crisis …

Know your names?

1-10 are phrases with ‘names’ see below, which you often heard in spoken English. Can you match the name with the correct phrase. Mick Joneses Larry Dick Frank Cheshire Joe …