History and Culture

An important part of learning a new language is the culture and history that goes with it. Understanding the English-speaking world’s history and culture can help explain why the language works in certain ways, and where specific expressions or usages come from.

I like to include informative articles on this site about culture, sometimes just for light education and sometimes in the form of exercises to practice English whilst learning. Below are some of the articles on this site that help explore the English-speaking world: