Poles, poles, polls

Well then….. A Pole is someone who comes from Poland. In English, Polack is an offensive term. Polevaulting is a sport where the person competing uses a long flexible pole to aid them in getting over a horizontal bar. Poledancing used to… Read More ›

Received pronunciation (RP)

Received Pronunciation (RP), also called the Queen’s (or King’s) English,[1] Oxford English or BBC English, is the accent of Standard English in England, with a relationship to regional accents similar to the relationship in other European languages between their standard varieties… Read More ›