Monthly Archives: June 2012

Those pesky medalling journalists!

The Olympic games were always bound to be a source of some controversy, but it’s the use of the word ‘medal’ as a verb that is really getting people worked up, it seems. I’ve heard this usage on BBC Radio … Continue reading

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BBC News – Fifty words for rain

BBC News – Fifty words for rain. This could make an interesting starting point for a language investigation and is certainly an excellent style model for the ENGB4 media text.

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