It's me!

Brief bio


Hi, my name is Karl and I come from Austria. I've lived in the UK for over five years and I'm trying to improve my English so that I can work as an engineer.

Language Quiz

Choose the most appropriate word to fill the gap

I said that he was lazy, but I was wrong. I __________ back everything I said.


Language Bites

Why on earth is this a titfer?

'Titfer' is cockney rhyming slang for hat, from "tit for tat" - rhymes with "hat".


So what does "tit for tat" mean? It's like "an eye for a eye". If you hit me, I'll hit you right back.