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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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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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Barton, Benjamin
A Vocabulary of Wyandot 2003
 
Chew, William
Chew's Vocabulary of Tuscarora 2002
 
Haldeman, S.
Pennsylvania Dutch : A Dialect of South German with an Infusion of English 2003
 
Heckewelder, John
Jefferson, Thomas
Early Fragments of Minsi Delaware 2002
 
Johnston, John
A Vocabulary of Wyandot 2003
 
Rockwood, Gilbert
Chew's Vocabulary of Tuscarora 2002
 
Salvucci, Claudio (Editor)
The Complete American Language Reprints Series : Second Edition 2003
 
Salvucci, Claudio (Editor)
American Languages in New France : Extracts from the Jesuit Relations 2002
 
Wood, William
Wood's Vocabulary of Massachusett 2002
 

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