• Sports teams Welsh Quidditch team founded in 1402 (QA7). robes: vertical stripes, light green and scarlet (QA7) home: Caerphilly, South Wales… Read More
• Timelines and calendars January 9 = Severus Snape January 26 = Gilderoy Lockhart (Pm) January 30 = Lily Potter (DH) February 6 = Arthur Weasley February 13 = Luna Lovegood (JKR/Tw) March 1 = Ron Weasley March 9 = Sybill Trelawney (Pm) March 10 = Remus Lupin April… Read More
• Glossary U.S.: cot. The prefix “camp” used in this way means “folding and portable” (NSOED). Read More
• Games, toys, and jokes Have the appearance and taste of ordinary custard creams, but transfigure the eater into a huge canary. The effect is short-lived, however, since the person moults a few moments later and becomes his or her normal self. Price: 7 Sickles  (GF21)… Read More
• Common items In the absence of electric lights, candles are often used as a light source. Read More
• Food and drinks Sweets and confections are popular with wizards and Muggles alike – especially young people (though Albus Dumbledore is one exception). Read More
• Headlines and advertisements Article in the Sports section of the Daily Prophet, recording the latest Chudley Cannons victory (DP4)… Read More
• Headlines and advertisements Article appearing in the Sports section of the Daily Prophet on a match involving the Chudley Cannons quidditch team (DP2)… Read More
• Quidditch The captain of a Quidditch team is the member tasked with being its leader. Captains fulfil many of the duties, such as coming up with strategies, coaching other players, and managing practice schedules, that might be done by a coach in another sport. A player from any position can be the captain. Read More
• Transportation Although a car is defined as a Muggle artifact, and is therefore illegal to enchant under wizarding British law (CS3), nevertheless there are a few enchanted cars in Britain. Read More
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• Hogwarts academics Hogwarts students receive career advice from their Heads of House in their OWL year, some weeks prior to the examinations, to help establish what subjects the students need to concentrate on to achieve the required OWL and NEWT scores for their chosen occupations. Read More