It's taken a while to finish this, partly because of other stuff, but mostly because I went 'argh, what crap' so often when reading it. One of the problems is that it's a bit like the situation with bisexuality – … Continue reading
Seen in a canteen today: 'plumb pudding'.
A head teacher talking about her primary school: "We have about 197 pupils…" It's the "about 197" I like. Anyone else would say "about 200". Or, if they thought we had to know, "197".