A white Christmas is wonderful... in theory. But snow for weeks on end represents a major challenge to commuters and travellers.
Grammar made simple
TRAVEL: New Zealand
Dagmar Taylor and her daughter enjoy some funny miscommunication while watching television.
Dagmar Taylor: "How I learned what not to do on Friday the 13th".
In our podcast for 5 February 2015, listen to part of Colin Beaven's humorous Britain Today column in which he talks about personal electronics that have the names of fruit.
Green Light is our booklet in easy English to help you refresh the basics. It's free inside every issue of Spotlight magazine. In February: uncountable nouns, desserts, Canada's largest museum.
In our podcast for 8 January 2015, Colin Beaven humorously points out the difference between "men" and "women".
"Can hackers really prevent the showing of a film?" Mike Pilewski on the threats and controversy surrounding The Interview.
Colin Beaven: "Restaurants sometimes put unusual signs on their loos."
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