Trooping the Colour 2014

Trooping the Colour – Queen Elizabeth II’s Birthday Celebration

6 czerwca 2017, wtorek,

One of the main events in any UK royalist’s (or London tourists’) social calendar is the ‘Trooping the Colour’ which takes place every year in June to mark the monarch’s official birthday. Here are five facts about the celebration.


Wembley Stadium

9 Essential Football Phrases

23 maja 2017, wtorek,

Hi everyone! It’s May, which means the football season is coming to an end. It’s an exciting time for fans, as lots of big matches are played and trophies are won. But how many of these expressions about the beautiful … Czytaj dalej


Environment – There are no jobs on a dead planet!

24 listopada 2015, wtorek,

Expressing ideas When learning a foreign language, one of the most exciting things you can do is experiment with using the new language to communicate in class.  As a teacher, I’ve observed students often go through a process of re-examining … Czytaj dalej


Be British: Your guide to politely insulting and criticising

27 lipca 2015, poniedziałek,

There are many stereotypes regarding us Brits. If you believe them all, we’re a nation of royalty-loving, umbrella-carrying, fish-and-chip eaters who drink tea at 5 o’clock. I would reject all of those, but one which does have some truth in … Czytaj dalej


Lighten Your Lingo! UK Youth Dictionary Part 2

13 lipca 2015, poniedziałek,

What’s the crack? I heard you tried to pull last night by telling her you were minted? You muppet! That’s just asking to get rinsed… Read on for clues about what this all means and then use when speaking English … Czytaj dalej


Brits versus Poles by the Seaside – Part 1

22 czerwca 2015, poniedziałek,

Are you having a good start to your summer? Have you dipped your toes in the Baltic yet? In Britain there are 10,000 miles of coastline and nobody lives more than two hours away from it. So every summer, come … Czytaj dalej