Word of the day

redolence (noun)

Smelling sweet and agreeable.

Famous quote


Name that element


Ruthenium (Atomic number 44)

Word scramble

A receptacle where a quantity of some material, especially of a liquid or gas, may be kept.



Thought for the day

Would you rather always lose or never play?

On this day in 1542

Princess Mary Stuart became Mary, Queen of Scots.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?


Did you know?


Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

Chris is always they're on time.

Chris is always there on time.

Circle Time


Mental Maths

86 + 141 + 108

= 335



Joke of the day


In the news today...

General election 2019: Let the healing begin, urges PM after poll win

Boris Johnson says he hopes his party's "extraordinary" election victory will bring "closure" to years of acrimony.

Jeremy Corbyn: ‘I did everything I could to lead Labour'

The Labour leader says he will not walk away from the role until a successor is chosen.

New Zealand volcano: Search resumes for two remaining bodies

The search operation resumes near White Island volcano after one body was spotted in the water.