This handy translation device from Claire Hutchings is reminiscent of an FP2P all time favourite ‘what Brits say v what they mean’. On the left, what they say; on the right, what they mean. Enjoy (and send me other similar exercises).
And with that, I’m heading off on holiday – two weeks in the Scottish rain, including a week replenishing my parched hinterland at the Edinburgh Festival. And when I come back, the blog is staying dark for a bit, until I catch up with my reading. See you in September.
And here’s the definitive walking-in-Scotland clip
This is a conversational blog written and maintained by Duncan Green, strategic adviser for Oxfam GB and author of ‘From Poverty to Power’. This personal reflection is not intended as a comprehensive statement of Oxfam's agreed policies.