Word of the day

malign (verb)

To speak evil of, especially to do so falsely and severely.

Famous quote


Name that element


Zinc (Atomic number 30)

Word scramble

An inferior poet.



Thought for the day

Would you rather visit 50 years in the past or 50 years in the future?

On this day in 1547

Ivan the Terrible become the Czar of Russia.

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 had too desserts after my main course, now I'm stuffed!

I had two desserts after my main course, now I'm stuffed!

Circle Time


Mental Maths

502 - (140 + 189)

= 173



Joke of the day


In the news today...

Novak Djokovic: Tennis star to be deported after losing Australia visa battle

Judges reject the tennis star's last-ditch bid to stay and defend his Australian Open title.

Prince Harry in legal fight to pay for UK police protection

The Duke of Sussex wants to be able to pay for a team of officers when he visits with his family.

Tsunami threat over after huge Pacific volcano eruption - monitor

While further tsunamis may be unlikely, there are mounting fears over how badly Tonga has been hit.