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Teaching English in Asia
Borderline of Correct and Incorrect
What do we mean by correct and incorrect in language?
Concepts of Space & Time in English
An article looking at how we see space and time in English
A summary of what a concordancer does, and how it can be used.
Dutch in English
Expressions with 'Dutch' in English
Grice's Conversational Maxims
The Gricean maxims
Layers of Communication and Implicature
How to make meaning across cultures and disciplines
The spread of English makes it the world's property
How will English develop in the future?
Mockney, Estuary and Cockney English
What is Estuary English and how is it related to Cockney English?
NATO Phonetic Alphabet
The NATO Phonetic Alphabet is used as a way of spelling words
The complexity of numbers in English
About the UsingEnglish.com slang database
The 100 most useful emailing phrases
A carefully chosen list of essential language for the beginning, body and ending of formal and informal English emails.
The Concept of Translation
A post-colonial look at Translation
Tips for using your Grammar Checker
A look at some of the issues with grammar checkers
What is Offshore English?
What is Offshore English and why are native speakers learning it?
Word Frequency Analysis as a Way to improve writing quality
A look at how using word frequency software can help improve your writing
Irregular Verb List
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