Why is English so hard?

I’d love to tell you in a hugely over-the-top reassuring tone that “it’s not that hard - learning English is a doddle!”  The truth...
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Marek Kohn: Why Babel fish will make us value languages more,...

Imagine having something small enough to put in your ear, that would translate what anybody said to you into the language of...

10 fun British phrases (and what they mean)

If you go to UK to improve your English, or even just for a holiday, these 10 expressions might help you recognise some popular...