Author - Liz Potter

Words in the News

royal

Republicans, look away now. There is rarely a week when the royal family are out of the news, but...


Words in the News

may

There’s an old saying that goes: ‘Ne’er cast a clout till May be out.’...

Words in the News

suit

In a case of what is surely art imitating life rather than the other way round, Meghan Markle has...

Language Tips

walk for fun

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

Words in the News

straw

The government’s announcement this week that it could ban single-use plastic items such as...

Words in the News

hack

News broke this week that a young Tory MP described as a ‘rising star’ in her party had...