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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

Edited by Irma Taavitsainen and Paivi Pahta

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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Austin, Peter (Editor)
Forty Years on Ken Hale and Australian Languages 2001
Barron, Colin (Editor)
Knowledge and Discourse: Towards an Ecology of Language 2002
Benson, Philip
Teaching and Researching Autonomy in Language Learning 2001
Benson, Philip
Teaching and Researching: Autonomy 2011
Breen, Michael (Editor)
Learner Contributions to Language Learning 2001
Bruce, Nigel (Editor)
Knowledge and Discourse: Towards an Ecology of Language 2002
Burton-Roberts, Noel
Analysing Sentences 2010
Bygate, Martin
Researching Pedagogic Tasks 2001
Coates, Jennifer
Women, Men and Language, 3rd Edition : A Sociolinguistic Account of Gender Differences in Language 2004
Cohen, Andrew
Strategies in Learning and Using a Second Language 2011
Cruz-Ferreira, Madalena
The Language of Language : Core Concepts in Linguistic Analysis 2003
Davies, Diane
Varieties of Modern English : An Introduction 2005
Denison, David
English Historical Syntax Available On Demand Edition 2004
Dörnyei, Zoltán
Teaching and Researching: Motivation 2010
Flowerdew, John
Academic Discourse 2001


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