Tag Archives: English

I Wish to Register a Complaint…

There’s a commonly held belief that the British just don’t know how to complain. This is not quite true, in spite of it being used to good effect by Monty Python in numerous sketches. The reality is that the British … Continue reading

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A Day at the Cricket

As far as sporting experiences go, there’s nothing quite as English as a day at a Test Match. Sure, the spirit at a football game is louder and more engaging, and the roar of “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” at Twickenham … Continue reading

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Bureaucratically yours

The process of packing up the contents of your worldly environment, upping off to a different country, and settling down there, is not generally expected to be a smooth process. You’d expect to forget to arrange this, or set that … Continue reading

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