In this episode, we look at the origins of the word ‘hooligan’ and how it came to be associated with football violence in England.
A look at the original meanings of the names of products used in Microsoft Office
English has borrowed words from many language cultures around the world. In this podcast, I look at English words that originated in Brazil.
This is the transcript for my podcast episode on how to create a lexical notebook. When I did this for my Portuguese, it was seriously
The surprising origins of two English idioms associated with elephants.
WARNING!!! Contains very bad jokes!!!
What is lexis? How can thinking about lexis instead of vocabulary help us to learn English more efficiently and effectively?
Read and listen to find out!