Tag Archive | British English.
Politicians are known for being good at ducking questions and poor at giving straightforward replies. If there was a contest between them, I believe the British Defence Secretary would stand a good chance at being named jargon master, at least in England.
I must share with you, dear reader, a revelation about the apparent lack of knowledge of grammar among teachers in Britain. This has been exposed by the architect of a government-funded teaching programme, according to The Times.
George Bernard Shaw apparently once described Britain and the United States as two countries separated by a common language. Of course, many things have different names in U.S. versus British English, for example sidewalk to an American is a pavement to a Brit. Spelling also differs many times, such as color and colour, but the […]