Language & Literature

30 Interesting Facts About Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Bram Stoker was famous for introducing the vampire character Count Dracula, but what facts do we know about this novel? Well we’ve searched the internet for the most interesting facts, so sit back and enjoy these 30 facts about Dracula! The novel was written by Abraham ‘Bram’ Stoker. Stoker was Irish. In 1878, he married […]

30 Facts About The Hunger Games That’ll Make You Hungry For More

The Hunger Games trilogy is a series of sci-fi books by Suzanne Collins. If you’ve seen the film, or read the books, now read the facts. Publishing began in 2008, and ended in 2010. The trilogy are published through Scholastic. The books in the series are; The Hunger Games, Catching Fire and Mockingjay. The books […]

30 Top Facts About The Twilight Saga

If you are a true Twilight fan, you can still learn a thing or two with these top thirty interesting facts about The Twilight Saga! The Twilight Saga is a series of books written by Stephanie Meyer. Publishing of the books began in 2005, and ended in 2008. The books are published through Little, Brown […]

30 Interesting Facts About Horror Author, Stephen King

Stephen King is an American author who has written many best-selling books – you’ve likely heard of him even if you don’t read books! If you love Stephen King’s work, get to know him with these top thirty facts! His full name is Stephen Edwin King. He was born on 21st September 1947, in Portland, […]

30 Fun Facts About Alice’s in Wonderland

Check out these thirty interesting facts you should know about Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland; one of the world’s most influential novels. The novel was written by Lewis Carroll. This was a pseudo name; his real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. Carroll had many jobs including; novelist, mathematician, clergyman, photographer and artist. It was first published […]

Paddington Bear Facts

Paddington Bear was voted the top animated character of television on 16th March 2012, he has become a national treasure, read the facts! The man behind the loveable bear is Michael Bond, who first created the adventures of the mischievous bear on 13th October, in 1958. Michael Bond, who was working as a cameraman for […]

20 English Idioms Beginning With The Letter ‘B’

An idiom is defined as “a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language”, or put simpler, a common saying. The English language is full of them, and it seems that depending on where you grew up you may have different idioms to others. Below we have compiled a list of […]

Phobias Beginning With The Letter A

Here is the complete list of funny phobias that begin with the letter A. My favorite would have to be Allodoxaphobia, which is the fear of opinions! Ablutophobia: Fear of washing or bathing. Acarophobia: Fear of itching or of the insects that cause itching. Acerophobia: Fear of sourness. Achluophobia: Fear of darkness. Acousticophobia: Fear of […]

Eight Things You Didn’t Know Had Names

Here are eight words I have never heard before; I didn’t even know these things had names! The armhole in clothing is called an armsaye. The indentation at the bottom of some wine bottles is called either the kick or punt which gives added strength to the bottle but lessens its holding capacity. A Ferrule […]