Back to School – A Guide to British School Vocabulary

Back to School – A Guide to British School Vocabulary September has come around again and here in the UK we are celebrating the start of autumn by taking walks in the rain, eating casserole for dinner and sending our children back to school. The UK academic year starts in September and generally children start [...]

Understanding British Humour

Understanding British Humour Over the years, I have heard many people talk about the British sense of humour. Yes, it’s correctly spelt ‘humour’ – it’s not our fault if Americans can’t spell properly! Anyway, lots of people say they love the British sense of humour, but many more say they just don’t understand [...]