: ' English language'

Dear Diary . . .

Many of you whose New Year’s Resolution was to keep a diary will by now have given up on this daily habit of record keeping. Most diarists write for themselves of course, but a small number [...]

Drivel to go

I nearly uttered the phrase beloved by Americans, and consciously I had to stop it forming on my lips;”“latte to go please”, from the assistant (or should that be barista) in Starbucks the other day. Located [...]