Listen to some great stories about some of the words associated with the Olympics.
Today we tell the story of two of the most common words in English: Hello and Goodbye! Used by people who have never studied English, and, of course, by The Beatles!
The word ‘guy’ is commonly used, but also very controversial. The origin of this small word is even more controversial and its impact on modern culture lies all around us. Listen to find out more about this fascinating word.
There are 5 key ingredients in a great gin and tonic. This episode tells the stories behind the words of those ingredients.
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.