Hashtag has been declared "children's word of the year" by the Oxford University Press. OUP analysed more than 120,421 s...
According to Henry Hitchings new book Language Wars there are only eight nations which do not have an official primary language. These...
My vote for the shortest sentence in English is 'Go!' It has an active verb, an implied subject and a clear meaning. Not ever...
Not a tense but a mood - the subjunctive is one of the most complex grammatical forms. It is used to describe a wish or suggestion. ...
Kabuki theatre is classical Japanese dance-drama with very stylised action, masks and heavy make-up. It dates back to the early 17th cen...
Monday, 21 February 2011
Terms used in linguistics: descriptivist and prescriptivist?
Essential Linguistics: What You Need to Know to Teach Reading, ESL, Spelling, Phonics & Grammar
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics (Oxford Paperback Reference)
Teaching English as a Foreign Language For Dummies
E.S.L - English As A Second Language