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The British Sense of Humour

The British Sense of Humour The topic of weather is a key part of the British culture, just like Brexit! We even blame any bad weather or mishaps on Brexit, that is if we are prepared to talk about it at all! However, another key part of the British culture is the use of humour […]

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Reading between the lines when it comes to emails…

Does it happen to you too when you write or receive a business email? You know you have to be professional and polite, but sometimes that is not what actually happens… The English way of writing can make most things sound amazing, but is what you are reading or writing actually what it means? Reading […]

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New Year’s Resolution

It’s that time of year again when we think about making a New Year’s resolution. Whether it’s to be healthier, kinder, more thoughtful or do something new, it is a tradition in which a person resolves to change an undesired behaviour or to accomplish a personal goal, but generally improve their life. We usually make […]

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Does it matter that punctuation is becoming obsolete?

While I was waiting for my client this week I was reading an article about the loss of punctuation as a result of the influence of Social Media. So…does it actually matter? Due to Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, etc.) people have started to write more in a conversational style, which invariable means that it […]

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