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What is English? And Why Should We Care?

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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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Aarts, Bas
English Syntax and Argumentation 2013
Aarts, Bas
English Syntax and Argumentation, 4th edition 2013
Al-Sharafi, Abdul Gabbar
Textual Metonymy : A Semiotic Approach 2004
Albrechtsen, Dorte
Vocabulary and Writing in a First and Second Language : Processes and Development 2008
Allan, Scott
An Introduction to English Language : Word, Sound and Sentence 2010
Allan, Keith
The English Language and Linguistics Companion 2010
Allwright, Dick
The Developing Language Learner : An Introduction to Exploratory Practice 2008
Ambouroue, Odette
A Cultural Approach to Discourse 2004
Anderman, Gunilla (Editor)
Audiovisual Translation : Language Transfer on Screen 2008
Anderson, Wendy
Exploring English With Online Corpora : An introduction 2009
Anderson, Bridget
Migration, Accommodation and Language Change : Language at the Intersection of Regional and Ethnic Identity 2008
Armstrong, Nigel
Social and Linguistic Change in European French 2010
Auer, Anita
The Subjunctive in the Age of Prescriptivism : English and German Developments During the Eighteenth Century 2008
Ballard, Kim
The Frameworks of English, 3rd edition : Introducing Language Structures 2013
Ballard, Kim
The Frameworks of English : Introducing Language Structures 2013

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