Bouncy or bouncing baby: what you should know

Are you confused about using bouncy or bouncing for babies? Do you think bouncy is the adjective that tells us about healthy babies and bouncing is just a verb? Here is the explanation: It’s true that bouncy is an adjective, but so is bouncing when it refers to a healthy and strong baby or a lively person. Bouncing (adjective) Bouncing describes […]

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Long time no see: not a Nigerian Pidgin phrase

The expression long time no see is not a phrase coined by Nigerian Pidgin users as believed by some non-native speakers of English. Though in line with Nigerian Pidgin form and style, it is an informal English expression. Long time no see is used to greet someone you haven’t seen for a long time when you see them again. Example: ‘Hi, Nonso. […]

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