Missing apostrophes filled in after Cambridge city council had them removed from street signs to help emergency services Reports of councils culling punctuation from street signs has prompted a grammar expert to warn that "if they take our...
The annual race meeting is weird, performative, mannered and regressive but tremendous fun, says Zoe WilliamsAscot is a bit like a Buckingham Palace garden party, except that there's booze there, and the Queen looks as though she's enjoying herself.
Not too long ago, I was forced to come to grips with something terrible about myself. I use the word iteration a lot. More than any human being should. If I had put a ballpark figure on it, I'd set the over/under on daily utterances at five.
Robin Yu's insight:
Iused to say "To be honest" far too much. The Japanese call them "kuchiguse" which translates as "mouth habits". What are yours?