December 28, 2017

The London boroughs

The way London is organised can be a bit complicated for people who didn’t grow up in the city. Sometimes, it’s even complicated for those who did! […]
December 21, 2017

12 very British Christmas traditions

In the UK you can start seeing Christmas decorations on shops in mid-November. That’s because the country loves Christmas. Some countries have several important days on […]
December 14, 2017

Reported speech

Reported speech or indirect speech is a tricky part of English learning because there are many things to think about, and it gets used a lot […]
December 7, 2017

Moving around London (part 3): the bus

This week we are looking at what is probably the most popular way to move around London: the bus. If you haven’t seen them, we also have […]
November 30, 2017

English words of Spanish origin (including yummy food and cowboys)

Spanish has given English a large number of words. Most made their way into the language through US and Mexican contact, and the old Spanish colonies […]
November 23, 2017

All about English phrasal verbs

There’s a lot written about phrasal verbs, and that’s because there are a lot of phrasal verbs! Phrasal verbs are one of the hardest aspects of English […]