Word of the day

fulcrum (noun)

The support on or against which a lever rests, or the point about which it turns.

Famous quote


Name that element


Cobalt (Atomic number 27)

Word scramble

To make into law, as by legislative act.



Thought for the day

Would you rather never play or play but always lose?

On this day in 2012

Felix Baumgartner skydived from the stratosphere at an altitude of 39,068 meters and reached an estimated speed of 843 mph.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?


Did you know?


Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

I'm going to where my new jeans today.

I'm going to wear my new jeans today.

Circle Time


Mental Maths

82 + 23

= 72



Joke of the day


In the news today...

Bulgaria v England: Euro 2020 qualifier temporarily halted due to racist behaviour from fans

England's Euro 2020 qualifier with Bulgaria in Sofia is halted twice with fans warned about racist behaviour.

Queen's Speech: New laws on crime, health and the environment

Crime and health take centre stage, but opposition parties dismiss the programme as "election manifesto".

Booker Prize: Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo share award

Booker Prize judges break their rules by awarding it to both Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo.