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English Timeline

English Timeline | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Explore the evolution of English language and literature, from the 11th century to the present day.
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Scoop of the day: Facts, videos, texts (with audio), transcripts... Enormous!!! Lots of Austen, too.

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What Australian slang has given the world

What Australian slang has given the world | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
The Lucky Country is well-known for its unique turns of phrase. But few realise how many terms in use around the world originated down under, writes Mark Gwynn.
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Watchwords: English is creeping into the Italian language

Watchwords: English is creeping into the Italian language | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
As English spreads around the world, even long-established literary languages like Italian are coming under siege.
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The fall of the English language?

The fall of the English language? | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Will Mandarin Chinese replace English as the language of business? Should native English speakers learn another language?
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Is Globish the new language of commerce?

Is Globish the new language of commerce? | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Globish is a language which uses up to 1,500 English words and is used around the globe.
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History of the English Language | EnglishClub

A short history of the origins and development of the English language, from Old English to Modern English.
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Holt Elements of Literature Sixth Course - British Literatur

http://www.nexuslearning.net/books/elements_of_lit_course6/default.htm

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excellent resource about the historical development of the English Literature

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Which variety of English should you speak? | British Council Voices

Which variety of English should you speak? | British Council Voices | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Ahead of UN English Language Day, English language and linguistics specialist Dr Urszula Clark presents research on variations in the use of English and what these could mean for education policy and teachers of English.
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Comic Master - graphic novel creator

Comic Master - graphic novel creator | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Comic Master allows you to create your own short graphic novel. Brought to you by 'Reading for Life'

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Hello. Today we will be talking about sexual reproduction and genetics. Sexual reproduction is how something is made or carried on in life, which is also part of genetics. Genetics is what your genes and trait are made up of. For example, you and I are made from our mother and father, but we all have different genes.
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Vape: The word of 2014?

Vape: The word of 2014? | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
The English language is updated constantly with new terms and phrases. But which will stay with us? Hephzibah Anderson takes a look.
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How the English language became such a mess

How the English language became such a mess | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
James Harbeck investigates how the English language became such a mess – and why we only have ourselves to blame.
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spelling English is such a mess...

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Watchwords: English is creeping into the Italian language - Montreal Gazette

Watchwords: English is creeping into the Italian language - Montreal Gazette | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
As English spreads around the world, even long-established literary languages like Italian are coming under siege.
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Misused foreign words in the English language

Misused foreign words in the English language | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Words and phrases of foreign origin are sometimes misused in the English language.
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Five Interesting Facts about William Shakespeare | Historyanswers.co.uk – the all-new website for All About History magazine

Five Interesting Facts about William Shakespeare | Historyanswers.co.uk – the all-new website for All About History magazine | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
Discover five curious facts about the famous playwright
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Introduction to the Old English poem called BEOWULF

Introduction to the Old English poem called BEOWULF | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
introduction to the Old English poem "Beowulf", and the BM MS Cotton Vitellius A.xv
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Should we be happy that the English language is changing? | OxfordWords blog

Should we be happy that the English language is changing? | OxfordWords blog | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
‘When you come to those parts of the body which are not usually mentioned,’ C. S. Lewis once said, ‘you will have to make a choice of vocabulary. And you w
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Language Evolution

http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/langevol.html

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An article by Dr. C. George Boeree considering some causes and reasons for the evolution of Language

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The Secret Life of Words: English Words and Their Origins & History of the English Language, 2nd Edition (Set)

The Secret Life of Words: English Words and Their Origins & History of the English Language, 2nd Edition (Set) | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
The best of the best’ college-level courses on CD, DVD, or digital formats. Over 450 expertly-produced courses by professors chosen for their ability to teach.
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Shakespeare, 450 Years Later: The 10 Essential Screen Adaptations | Word and Film

Shakespeare, 450 Years Later: The 10 Essential Screen Adaptations | Word and Film | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
We're paying homage to William Shakespeare with a compendium of his ten essential works on screen.
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The best of Shakespeare's 450th birthday celebrations

The best of Shakespeare's 450th birthday celebrations | English Literature & Language History | Scoop.it
As the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare's birth approaches – on 23 April – we take a look at some of the events and celebrations going on in his hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon and beyond
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Una agenda con las actividades conmemorativas por los nuevos aniversarios del nacimiento y la muerte del dramaturgo

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How to Cite Internet Sources

With so many resources online, many students are using it as a valuable resource for academic research these days. And it's mostly valid: there are plenty of scholarly and legitimate websites out there that can provide valuable information.

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como citar fuentes de internet siguieno MLA

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