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


English punctuation – apostrophes – 8 rules

13 października 2015, wtorek,

I’m back again with some common mistakes people make in English. This time, I’d like to talk about the apostrophe (‘) which is pronounced /əpɒstrəfi:/ If you’re not sure how to use it, then you’re actually in good company: many … Czytaj dalej


Quiz – How British are you?

20 lipca 2015, poniedziałek,

Calling all anglophiles!   You already know some English but do you also find yourself absorbing British culture?  Do you think if you were in the UK you’d blend in with the Brits? Are you more British than Polish?  Take this … 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


Politics and elections

18 maja 2015, poniedziałek,

Last week saw elections in both Poland and the UK. While Poles were going to the polls to choose a president, the British were electing a new parliament. If you’ve been following the elections in either country in English, you … Czytaj dalej