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40 questions to make you a virtual pub quiz master

During these strange and wacky days, where we all find ourselves with lots of spare time, people have been finding int...

10 English slang terms you need to know in 2020

With a new year comes a whole host of novel, oft-perplexing slang terms. Just as quickly as they fly in, they seem to ...

10 English slang terms you need to know in 2021

Last year’s slang? Forget it. It’s gone – tragic. I’ve taken a humble pledge to keep you up-to-date on the ins and out...

24 facts about the Olympics that will blow your mind

Even if you don’t care much about sports, there’s something magical about the Olympics: Athletes train for years to gi...

10 things only those who lived in Germany understand

Germany has way more to offer than amazing cars, cozy Biergartens, and picturesque castles: The country in the heart o...

All the English football terms you need to know

The birthplace of football has brought us the beautiful game itself, but also a whole host of words and expressions &#...

10 Netflix shows to learn French with

Hate that empty feeling of guilt setting in after a long Netflix binge? We’ve all been there. Next time, just co...

10 British dialects you need to know

If you’re learning English in the UK you might think you’ll come home with a perfect British accent that sounds like y...

10 Netflix shows to learn German with

Let’s be totally honest – learning German is hard. The grammar, the vocabulary and the pronunciation are tricky and so...

10 tracks to feel those South African vibes

South Africa’s social mindset is heavily shaped by race, so it comes as no surprise that this also spills over into th...

50 unbelievable facts about the world to make you seem cultured

Have you ever sat around the table with friends or family, enjoying a perfectly acceptable lunch or dinner, and listen...

12 English words with truly strange origins

The English language is a curious melting pot of words from across the globe, forged through a millennia of invasions,...