You have probably said the word “work” many times: to do a job (I work a lot of overtime), to make an effort (That’s hard work!) or to function (does this thing work?).
If your plan fails, then you need to go back to the drawing board and start again.
Most of us have used the term computer bug, but have you ever wondered where it comes from, and who coined the expression?
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, a decision commonly called the Brexit—a word made from combining Britain and exit. This will be big news for the foreseeable future, especially as markets adjust to the new situation. Do you know how to discuss this topic in English?