Cours de conversation en anglais : Wednesday 28th February and Thursday 1st March 2018


What’s in a name?

In the UK women traditionaly take their husband’s surname when they get married – but are things changing? A growing number of western millennial men are ignoring tradition and taking their new wife’s name when they get married. Dan and Neil discuss this trend and teach you six items of vocabulary.

This week’s question:

In which country has it been forbidden since 1789 for a citizen to change their name legally, even after marriage?

a) Japan
b) France
c) Turkey

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.