Hallowe'en or All-Hallows-Eve takes place on the night of 31 October. Hallow is the old English word for saint On All Hallows Day...
Here are the ten most heavily used verbs in the English language: be, have, do, say, make, go, take, come, see, get. Do you notice w...
How many French words have entered English? More than 33% of all English words come directly or indirectly from French. English spe...
The idea behind brainstorming came in a pioneering sef help/businees book 'Your Creative Power' (1948).It was described as “usi...
In 1872 two men began work on a lexicon of words of Asian origin used by the British in India. Since its publication the 1,000-page dicti...
Monday, 21 February 2011
Terms used in linguistics: descriptivist and prescriptivist?
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