The series, set in the fictional Yorkshire country estate of Downton Abbey between 1912 and 1925, portrays the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their domestic servants in the post-Edwardian era—with the great events in history having an...
“In the corner of a first-class smoking carriage, Mr Justice Wargrave, lately retired from the bench, puffed at a cigar and ran an interested eye through the political news in The Times.”
The opening line suggests that the book is ...
Oral presentations. What different feelings do you have linked to these words? Is it happiness and joy, or is it more panic and fear? What is it with oral presentations that makes our heart beat faster and why do most of us feel so unconfident doing ...