Defying the Gods of Grammar!

If you are a learner of English you are probably used to the idea of studying grammar rules in order to understand and to apply them to your use of the language.  This is a perfectly legitimate, and many would say necessary, way to help your learning.  However, as with any set of rules, we must…

Vocabulario de Comida Tradicional II: en Escocia

Escocia tierra de castillos, monstruos de leyendas y de ¡haggis!? ¿no sabes lo que es el haggis? Pues bienvenido a la segunda entrega de Vocabulario de Comida Tradicional II: en Escocia, ya sabes, una lista de vocabulario útil, donde aprenderás nombres de comidas tradicionales escocesas, y no vamos a incluir el whisky, porque ese nombre…

World Book Day!

Today is World Book Day so, in the style of modern-day bookshops, the staff of King’s training are offering their recommendations for a good read.  Feel free to add your own in the comments box!   Irene The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy): Beautifully written, it tells the story of three generations of a family in Kerala,…