Have you ever been told that you must not use trademarks, but were unsure what exactly that meant? T
In school we are taught about the silent magic-e on the end of words, like 'crate' and '
One of the most famous fake grammar rules is the one about not allowing prepositions at the end of s
The letter A began long ago in Egypt as the image of an ox's head. Later it was aleph at the beg
There are many words in English for certain numbers, oh, naught/nought, nil, couple, pair, brace, ha
After the cardinal (one, two, three) and ordinal (first, second, third) numbers, there are some othe
This week I will talk about counting in English. Like almost all languages English counting is based
Some people want to pretend to be from the UK, so that their English ability is never questioned and
Should you use one or two spaces after a sentence? This is one issue about which many people disagre
Last week I surveyed some of the many southern varieties of British English. This week it is the tur
There are many varieties of British English and no one standard British English accent that everyone
Yet another fake rule.