— phrasal verb with hankeruk/ˈhæŋ.kər/us/ˈhæŋ.kɚ/verb
›to have a strong wish for something, especially if you cannot or should not have it: What did you hanker after most when you were in prison?Even after all these years, I still hanker for a motorbike.
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for