Hi there. I’m away on holidays until August 23rd. Please note lessons will begin again on Monday August 25th @ 7.45am (GMT). Have a great Summer!
He was such a spellbinding orator that he had the audience in the palm of his hand quite quickly.
I can’t bear to look at it (something) means I really don’t want to look at it because it might be awful. Maybe my best efforts weren’t good enough.
Phrase of the day: well wrapped up (to be well protected/insulated from the cold/weather)
She’s well wrapped up and won’t notice the cold.
Phrase of the Day: To be young at heart. (It means that regardless of your age you keep the enthusiasm and passion you felt when younger.)
Phrase of the Day: to start on the bench (means not to start the game but to be a substitute) whereas to be on a bench means exactly that. As in our photo.
to make a splash: to enter the water dramatically (Deeper meaning: to make a dramatic entrance or to have a dramatic impact on something.)
I wanted to make a splash at the party so I wore orange from head to foot.