BRIDGET WHELAN writer

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DID you know…that Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln were born on the same day and the same year… 206 years ago today

On 12 February 1809, Charles Darwin was born in Shropshire to a wealthy family: his father was Dr Robert Darwin and  his mother Susannah was the daughter of Josiah Wedgwood, … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · 2 Comments

T is for TRICOLON – the power of three

A tricolon is a sentence made up of three clearly defined parts. It’s often used in speeches Veni, vidi, vici (I came; I saw; I conquered.) Julius Caesar “with malice … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · Leave a comment