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What is your ethnic background? White British White Irish Gypsy or Irish Traveller Asian British Black African Black Caribbean Asian British Mixed White and Black Caribbean Mixed White and Black African Mixed White and Asian Chinese Other This list is from the Office of National Statistics website. It’s the same list I come across every time […]

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Bad Language

A few weeks ago I came across an interesting article about how Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively talk to their daughters. In the September 2017 issue of Glamour, Lively said; “[In the past], we’ve joked that my daughter is bossy, but my husband said, ‘I don’t ever want to use that word again. You’ve never heard a […]

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Do we still suffer from FOMO?

    ‘FOMO: anxiety that an exciting or interesting event may currently be happening elsewhere, often aroused by posts seen on a social media website.’ In 2013, FOMO was added to the Oxford English dictionary. Once again I was late to ball as I only noticed its infiltration into popular culture and discourse in 2014 whilst coming […]