Author - Liz Potter

Words in the News

flu jab

With winter fast approaching in the UK, the annual offer of a flu jab is being made to vulnerable...


Words in the News

P45

One of the livelier moments in the Conservative Party conference, which has just taken place in...

Words in the News

czar

Dame Louise Casey has urged the government to pause the roll-out of its troubled Universal Credit...

Grammar

To boldly go

The newly published Spoken British National Corpus is a fantastic resource for language researchers...

Words in the News

Uber

A breaking news story on Friday was the announcement by London’s transport authority TfL that...

Language Tips

to leave

In this weekly post, we bring more useful content from the Macmillan Dictionary to English language...

Words in the News

fatberg

Fatbergs have been in the news this week following the discovery of an immense (130 tonne) example...