Take a detour with Tim Bowen as he investigates words, idioms, phrasal verbs, collocations and word grammar in this weekly series of articles.
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These idioms hold the key to you holding your head high in Tim Bowen’s latest instalment of Your English.
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Tim Bowen focuses on different word collocations in this section of Your English.
Tim Bowen explains common or just plain curious idioms for this section of Your English.
From break into to pick out, Tim Bowen explains your favourite phrasal verbs.
Tim Bowen gets to the bottom of the intricacies of English grammar.
Tim Bowen gives us the origin of well-known words and phrases.
Tim Bowen explains the origin of well-known words.
Tim Bowen introduces you to some theme-based expressions in this section of Your English
Tim Bowen examines some words in English that have been borrowed from other languages.