who what where when? WHO [...].
The following events all occurred in a year in living memory. Can you guess the year? 1 Oprah Winfrey was born 2 Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio got married 3 The 800th episode of The Archers was broadcast 4 That's All Right Mama became Elvis Presley's first recording to be broadcast on the radio wordwise The word may sound familiar, but do you know what it means? COCTION A The act of boiling B The covering of a larva C A mixture of poisonous substances who am I? An inventor, I was born in Edinburgh in 1847. I worked as an elocution assistant between 1868 and 1870 before moving to the US and becoming professor of voice physiology at Boston. I devoted myself to teaching deaf-mutes the system of 'visible speech', but am best remembered for patenting the telephone in 1876.
answers WORDWISE: A. WHO AM I: Alexander Graham Bell.
NAME THE YEAR: 1970. WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: Daniel Day-Lewis; Static electricity; The gums; 1868. REMEMBER WHEN: 1954.
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|Publication:||The Journal (Newcastle, England)|
|Date:||Jul 20, 2012|
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