CHUNK OF THE DAY

Phrase of the day: cut your teeth
I usually try and avoid central London at this time of year. Streets like Tottenham Court Road are jam-packed at
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Intermediate word of the day: agenda
Today’s word is agenda. The main meaning of agenda is a list of all the things that need to be
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Phrase of the day: all the trimmings
If there’s one thing I’ve learned over twenty years of teaching foreign students here in the UK it’s that English
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Intermediate word of the day: restore
When you restore something, you make it good again or make it exist again after a time when it was
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Phrase of the day: smash it
Every now and then, a phrase comes along that makes you feel really old. I’m not talking about things like
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Intermediate word of the day: anniversary
An anniversary is a date when you celebrate something good that happened on the same date in a previous year
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Word of the day: bling
When I was in the last two years of secondary school, I did History A-level, and spent quite a lot
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Intermediate word of the day: resignation
When someone resigns from a job, they publicly say they are going to stop doing it. The noun is resignation. 
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Word of the day: bolshie
Last Wednesday marked the centenary (the 100th anniversary) of the 1917 Russian revolution. In March that year, Nicholas II, the
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Intermediate word of the day: suicide
Suicide is the act of deliberately killing yourself. There are a number of different ways that people usually commit suicide:
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