The 10 Greatest British Monarchs in History
The British Monarchy has existed since the time of Alfred the Great of the House of Wessex all the way back in the 9 th century. Since that time, numerous dynasties, or houses, have sat on the British throne, but the monarchs you’re about to learn about are the most significant of all.
The British Honours System and Knighthood Explained
Orders of the British Empire In 1917, King George V created a new order rewarding civilians and service workers for their services to the war effort during WWI. Nowadays, the orders are awarded to civilians making notable contributions in their field of activity or expertise.
The British Museum and Treasures That Don’t Belong There
The British Museum is a colossal collection of objects representing various civilizations over thousands of years, amassing to a total of millions of artifacts.
Spelling Quiz: Which Are American & Which Are British?
Is this word in American or British English? Is this word in American or British English? Is this word in American or British English? Is this word in American or British English? Is this word in American or British English? Is this word in American or British English?
WATCH: What if the British Empire Suddenly Reappeared?
The British Empire used to be so vast and all-encompassing that it was often said the sun never set on it. But, although that sprawling Empire is no more, if it were to still be with us today (minus the US), how would it stack up against all the other modern powers such as America and China?
Hilarious: A British Explorer Discusses His Travels
A famous British explorer was invited to a seaside town to give a talk about his adventures in the African jungle. “Can you imagine a people so primitive that they love to eat the embryos of a certain bird and slices of the belly of a certain animal?” the explorer asked the assembled audience.
British Humor Can Be a Bit Different - Hilarious!
PASS IT AROUND AND MAKE SOMEONE LAUGH British Humor Can Be a Bit Different - Hilarious! funny, hilarious, joke Hilarious British Jokes!
Improve Your Dessert Time With These 4 British Classics!
Below are four British desserts that look fancy, but are actually super easy to make at home. 1. Lemon Curd Flower Tarts (Makes 15) Ingredients • 1 unbaked pie crust • 1 jar lemon curd • 1 tablespoon confectioners’ sugar • Blueberries Directions 1.
These Classic British Sketches Are Still Hilarious Today
Not the Nine O'Clock News was a sketch show that ran from the end of the 1970s to the beginning of the 1980s and features Rowan Atkinson at the very beginning of his comedic career. This video is a..
This British Artist Creates Sculptures You Won't Believe
Alex Chinneck is a British sculptor who started his career about a decade ago, but his extraordinary large-scale designs are famous all over the world. In his artwork, he combines the disciplines of art, architecture, theater and engineering to show our reality from different angles.
10 Quirky British Slang Phrases to Add to Your Vocabulary
If you want to learn a bit of British slang and enrich your vocabulary, this article about 10 essential British slang words is a real find! 1.
Important Life Lessons - Hilarious!
These next 3 animated films have a humourous way of offering some universal advice, in a way that is both amusing and smart! Learning From Experience Looking in All Directions Keeping Time Important Life Lessons - Hilarious!
Disability Doesn't Stop This Child From Being Hilarious!
Check out why he was pronounced by the judges of Britain's Got Talent a "comedy genius" for his bold, brand of self-deprecating humour! Disability Doesn't Stop This Child From Being Hilarious! funny, human interest Disabled 14 Year Old is Fantastic Comedian!
Our Cats Can Teach Us Some Amusing Lessons About Life!
[related_articles] 10 Lessons We Can Learn From Our Cats funny, cats, pets, cartoons, humour If you are a cat lover, you might just recognize these amusing lessons that our feline friends teach us about life!
A Real Dog or a Life-Like Toy?
It is indeed a real puppy, who belongs to the Pomeranian breed, or more humourously - a Pom Pom! A Real Dog or a Life-Like Toy? cute, photos, dog, toy What do you think folks, is this a real dog, or is this a life like toy realistically impersonating a doggie?
Hilarious: The Whole of Broomtown Was Ready...
A Boy-Broom and a Girl-Broom Get Hitched funny, hilarious, joke, bride, broom, silly, puns, humour, groom, silly jokes In Broomtown, there are two brooms that are deeply in love. In fact, the whole town is rooting for them to get married...
Hilarious! Witty Woody Allen's Quotes Will Tickle You Pink
[related_articles] front cover: source Funny & Smart Quotes from Woody Allen funny, comedy, one liners, Woody Allen, humour, quotations Woody Allen has lived a life full of deep thought and riotous laughter. Check out his most illuminating and hilarious quotes.
Now And Then - The Sound Of Music
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World War I Wouldn't Have Been Won Without Women's Efforts
Source: University of British Columbia Library Welding a frame tug for a military airplane. Source: University of British Columbia Library Pulling skins out of a lime pit in a tannery. Source: University of British Columbia Library Workers in a tannery.
The Secret Plan: If the Queen of England Dies...
As macabre as it may sound, Britain has been preparing for the Queen's demise since the 1960s, because this event is expected to be a very important chapter in the history of the British monarchy.
15 Beautiful Pics That Show the Best of Britain’s Wildlife
Image source: British Wildlife Photography Awards 2. “Great Crested Grebe Courtship (Podiceps cristatus)” by Andy Rouse. Animal Behaviour, Highly Commended. Image source: British Wildlife Photography Awards 3. “Ta-Da! (Grey seal, Halichoerus grypus)” by Kirsty Andrews.
Hilarious: This New Train Line Is Certainly a Hard Sell
This is a classic example of British humor. The Eagle Line representative is pitching a new train line from London to Edinburgh to a seemingly clueless British Minister for Transport. Her biggest problem is gasping the concept of the pitch being made "to scale".
Discover How This Board Game Saved Thousands During WWII
Throughout WWII, thousands of British prisoners were held captive in camps with practically no hope of escape. However, the British intelligence forces realized one day that they actually had a single huge advantage.
Which Is Worse? American or English Food? Decide Here!
Here are 5 American foods that are considered disgusting by the British, and 5 British foods that are considered disgusting by Americans: American Foods That British People Don't Like 1.