ask out – to ask somebody out (or ask out somebody) is to ask them to go on a date with you, as a way of starting a romantic relationship with them.
He is too scared to ask
Pancake Day or Shrove Tuesday is the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of the Christian festival of Lent.
In 2013 Pancake Day is 12th February.
Lent is traditionally a time for fasting, and
Here in the UK we have a reputation for being obsessed with the weather – and it’s true, we do love to talk about the weather 🙂
One of the reasons for this is that our weather is unpredictable
A guinea pig is somebody or something that is used to test new ideas or products.
Guinea pigs are small stout-bodied rodents. In the UK they are often kept as much-loved pets. Unfortunately, they are
To horse about, or horse around, is to behave in a silly, rough or careless way.
horseplay (noun) – rough or boisterous play
to horse about or horse around is to engage
1. To hype up something (or hype something up) is to intensively advertise or promote something, often to make it seem more important or impressive than it really is.