1. I think sweetcorn goes in *anything* - Lasagne? Yup. Tuna fish sandwiches? Yes! Cereal? Maybe not.
2. I seriously considered using an umbrella in the snow.
3. I paid a pound fifty for ONE bookend. Why are stationery supplies so expensive in this country?!
(3a. I just wrote "stationery" instead of "office")
4. When people ask me how something is pronounced in America- I'm not entirely sure....