February 8, 2018

How to celebrate the Chinese New Year in London and Guildford

This year Chinese New Year is February 16th. For many of us a trip to China is not in our budget, especially during the New Year […]
February 1, 2018

The Sunday roast

A lot of the main celebrations in the UK are related to religion, like bonfire night and Christmas. But some more common traditions also have to do […]
January 25, 2018

The passive voice in English

The passive voice is one of those things that really confuses students, not because it’s hard but because you first need to understand some grammar words […]
January 18, 2018

Moving around London (part 4): the tram

The 4th post in our Moving around London series, this time all about the tram. You can also read the previous articles about the tube, the train and the bus.   First […]
January 11, 2018

English words of Polish origin

Unlike Spanish or Portuguese, the Polish language hasn’t given English a lot of words. Of the few words English has borrowed from Polish, most have remained […]
January 4, 2018

Tea and Britain

Tea is one of those things everyone associates with the UK, and England in particular. Each year every person in the United Kingdom consumes almost 2 […]