Daniel Parker

Daniel Parker is a Publicity Assistant for Oxford University Press.

Articles by Daniel Parker

The language of Strictly Come Dancing

The language of Strictly Come Dancing

If, like me, you spend your Saturday evenings with a bottle of red, agonizing over Sophie’s samba or Fiona’s foxtrot on Strictly Come Dancing, or wait impatiently for it when it’s not on, then… you should find the nearest mirror and take a long, hard look at yourself. You also sound like you would be […]

Centre Court Wimbledon

Wimbledon, Shakespeare, and strawberries

It’s time to dust off your racket and wrestle the tennis balls from your dog’s mouth. Wimbledon 2013 is upon us! Wimbledon is now as much a feature of the British summer as barbecues, Henley Royal Regatta, and summer rain. Whether you grew up shouting ‘Come on Tim!’ or ‘Don’t cry Andy!’, Wimbledon seemingly captivates every generation of the […]