HeÂ thought theÂ boss was annoyed because heÂ hadn’t finished the project yet, but he was barking up the wrong tree. She thinks I can get herÂ the job, but Iâ€™m afraid sheâ€™s barking up the wrong tree. Youâ€™re barking up the wrong tree if you think putting the customer under pressure will achieve anything. To be barking up […]
Thatâ€™s amazeballs! How adorbs! What a hot mess!** Is that the sort of thing you say all the time? I donâ€™t, but maybe I will in time. They’re among the expressions recently added to the Oxford Dictionary. Other new words centre around television and the internet. Binge-watching is watching multiple episodes of a television series […]
Are you up for a challenge? Hereâ€™s aÂ quiz from the Huffington Post focussing on everyday English phrases which are often used incorrectly. Not so easy! Â I got two wrong – both were US expressions I’d never heard before. Thanks to Gitte HĂ¤rterÂ for pointing out the quiz.