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​Buzzworthy additions in English Oxford Dictionary get thumbs up - The Times of India

​Buzzworthy additions in English Oxford Dictionary get thumbs up - The Times of India | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
And now with the English Oxford Dictionary adding more such words or terms, the move has created a virtual buzz for some and given hope to others.

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7 grammar rules you really should pay attention to

7 grammar rules you really should pay attention to | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
Semicolons should be used rarely, if at all. And beware dangling modifiers!
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Old English Demonstrated By British College Students Using Famous Movie ... - Huffington Post

Old English Demonstrated By British College Students Using Famous Movie ... - Huffington Post | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
Old English Demonstrated By British College Students Using Famous Movie ...
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As English continues to become the global go-to language, it's easy to forget that it was drastically different even just a few hundred years ago.
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Performing Shakespeare's plays with their original English accent

Performing Shakespeare's plays with their original English accent | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
In this short documentary, linguist David Crystal and his son, actor Ben Crystal look at the differences between English pronunciation now and how it was spoken 400 years ago. They answer the most basic question you ...
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Smith: What to do about grammar and spelling? - Fayetteville Observer

Smith: What to do about grammar and spelling? - Fayetteville Observer | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
Smith: What to do about grammar and spelling?
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I don't know anything about grammar software, although I assume it would easily pick up the sentence fragments strewn throughout this column.
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You Don’t Need To Study Grammar To Learn A Foreign Language

You Don’t Need To Study Grammar To Learn A Foreign Language | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
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Everyone's a Linguist: More on 'Coming With' - The Atlantic

Everyone's a Linguist: More on 'Coming With' - The Atlantic | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
Everyone's a Linguist: More on 'Coming With'
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I decided to email my go-to linguistics guru and dissertation supervisor, who is also a specialist in Germanic languages.
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'Equation,' 'Gingerly' And Other Linguistic Pet Peeves : NPR

'Equation,' 'Gingerly' And Other Linguistic Pet Peeves : NPR | Language and Society: Antiquated English | Scoop.it
Linguist Geoff Nunberg doesn't enjoy everything about the English language. There are phrases that get on his nerves and words that he prefers not to use.
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