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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.

Max Niemeyer Verlag

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Author Title Publication Date
Bakema, Peter
A Bibliography of Dutch Dictionaries 1995
Bellosta von Colbe, Valeriano (Editor)
Variación Sintáctica en Español : Un reto para las teorías de la sintaxis 2005
Claes, F.
A Bibliography of Dutch Dictionaries 1995
Hartmann, Reinhard
Interlingual Lexicography : Selected Essays on Translation Equivalence, Contrastive Linguistics and the Bilingual Dictionary 2008
Kehrein, Wolfgang
Phonological Representation and Phonetic Phasing : Affricates and Laryngeals 2002
Knauer, Gabriele (Editor)
Variación Sintáctica en Español : Un reto para las teorías de la sintaxis 2005
Kügler, Frank
The Intonational Phonology of Swabian and Upper Saxon 2008
Neef, Martin (Editor)
Neijt, Anneke (Editor)
The Relation of Writing to Spoken Language 2002
Plag, Ingo (Editor)
Phonology and Morphology of Creole Languages 2004
Schneider, Klaus
Diminutives in English 2004
Sproat, Richard (Editor)
The Relation of Writing to Spoken Language 2002
Tarp, Sven
Lexicography in the Borderland between Knowledge and Non-Knowledge : General Lexicographical Theory with Particular Focus on Learner's Lexicography 2008

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