Word of the day

extensor (noun)

A muscle that causes extension.

Famous quote


Name that element


Tantalum (Atomic number 73)

Word scramble

Having the character of a beginner.



Thought for the day

If you borrow one million pounds from a bank are you a millionaire?

On this day in 1922

The BBC began its radio service in the United Kingdom.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?


Did you know?


Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

We'll go into town to do a bit of shopping if their is time.

We'll go into town to do a bit of shopping if there is time.

Circle Time


Mental Maths

360 ÷ 18 + 154

= 174



Joke of the day


In the news today...

General election 2019: Tories promise to cut 'immigration overall'

Priti Patel goes further than other senior Tories in setting out the party's post-Brexit policy.

Grace Millane murder accused 'struggled to put body in suitcase'

The man accused of strangling backpacker Grace Millane says he was "in shock" when he found her body.

England flood warnings: Residents braced for more rain

A weather warning for rain is in place for areas around the flood-stricken village of Fishlake.