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Text-messaging isn't, like, ruining young people's grammar - ScienceAlert

Text-messaging isn't, like, ruining young people's grammar - ScienceAlert | A level English Language | Scoop.it
Text-messaging isn't, like, ruining young people's grammar ScienceAlert Together with my colleagues at Coventry University in the UK, Professor Clare Wood and Ms Sam Waldron, I looked at young people's text messaging and grammar over the course of...
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seen this before but here it is again - no harm in hearing this message again!

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Grammar Nazis

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Between You and I the English Language is Going to the Dogs

http://www.intelligencesquared.com/events/between-you-and-i-the-english-language-is-going-to-the-dogs/ Filmed at the Royal Geographical Society on 5th March ...
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haven't watched it all but this is probably required viewing for attitudes to language change

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Trust denies sending overseas nurses on local dialect course - Nursing Times

Trust denies sending overseas nurses on local dialect course - Nursing Times | A level English Language | Scoop.it
Trust denies sending overseas nurses on local dialect course Nursing Times However, the trust has rubbished claims the course will feature training in the strong local dialect, after a series national newspaper articles suggested nurses would learn...
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more local dialect in the news, this time The Black Country

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10 Common Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Not a grammar geek? Doesn't matter. Using words incorrectly can make you look bad. Here's some help.
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another language debate text

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YOUR GRAMMAR SUCKS #60

BLOOPERS: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10CF_yjKDzs Every YGS ever: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA6687CF25DE17420 In order of appearance: JON COZA...
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this is a funny way to start thinking about what grammar is /not and what is good/bad/funny or suck-ish

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How social media is changing language - OUPblog

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"From unfriend to selfie, social media is clearly having an impact on language..." - Jon Reed


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 nice little piece to link with the # youtube clip

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