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What is English? And Why Should We Care?

By: Tim William Machan

To find some answers Tim Machan explores the language's present and past, and looks ahead to its futures among the one and a half billion people who speak it. His search is fascinating and important, for definitions of English have influenced education and law in many countries and helped shape the identities of those who live in them.

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Medical Writing in Early Modern English

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This volume provides a new perspective on the evolution of the special language of medicine, based on the electronic corpus of Early Modern English Medical Texts, containing over two million words of medical writing from 1500 to 1700.

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Aijmer, Karin
Understanding Pragmatic Markers : A Variational Pragmatic Approach 2013
Aitchison, Jean
A Glossary of Language and Mind 2003
Alcorn, Rhona (Editor)
An Introduction to Old English 2012
Asprey, Esther
West Midlands English : Birmingham and the Black Country 2013
Atkinson, David (Editor)
Atkinson, Karen (Editor)
Language and Power in the Modern World 2003
Backley, Phillip
An Introduction to Element Theory 2011
Baker, Paul
A Glossary of Corpus Linguistics 2006
Baker, Paul
Sociolinguistics and Corpus Linguistics 2010
Bargiela, Francesca (Editor)
The Handbook of Business Discourse 2009
Bassiouney, Reem
Arabic Sociolinguistics 2009
Bauer, Laurie
The Linguistics Student's Handbook 2007
Bauer, Laurie
Introducing Linguistic Morphology : Second Edition 2003
Bauer, Laurie
A Glossary of Morphology 2004
Beal, Joan
An Introduction to Regional Englishes 2010
Benwell, Bethan
Discourse and Identity 2006


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