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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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Allan, Keith
The Western Classical Tradition in Linguistics 2007
Amador Moreno, Carolina
An Introduction to Irish English 2010
Armour, William (Editor)
Sytemic Functional Perspectives of Japanese : Descriptions and Applications 2013
Bache, Carl
English Tense and Aspect in Halliday's Systemic Functional Grammar : A Critical Appraisal and an Alternative 2008
Baines, John (Editor)
The Disappearance of Writing Systems : Perspectives on Literacy and Communication 2008
Baker, Paul
Sexed Texts : Language, Gender and Sexuality 2008
Baković, Eric
Blocking and Complementarity in Phonological Theory 2013
Baldry, Anthony
Multimodal Transcription and Text Analysis 2006
Banks, David
The Development of Scientific Writing : Linguistic Features and Historical Context 2008
Bargiela, Francesca (Editor)
Face, Communication and Social Interaction 2009
Bartlett, Tom (Editor)
Choice in Language : Applications in Text Analysis 2013
Bartmiński, Jerzy
Aspects of Cognitive Ethnolinguistics 2009
Bartmiński, Jerzy
Aspects of Cognitive Ethnolinguistics 2012
Baynham, Mike (Editor)
Applied Linguistics at the Interface 2004
Benati, Alessandro
Issues in Second Language Teaching 2013


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