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5 edition of English Language Today (English in the international context) found in the catalog.

English Language Today (English in the international context)

by Sidney Greenbaum

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Published by Elsevier .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7311473M
ISBN 100080310788
ISBN 109780080310787

  The history and development of English, from the earliest known writings to its status today as a dominant world language, is a subject of major importance to linguists and historians. In this book, a team of international experts cover the entire recorded history of the English language, outlining its development over fifteen centuries. With an emphasis on more recent periods, every key stage 2/5(3). Most people actually give up on their dream of learning English or any second language because traditional classroom instruction is just too much of a hassle. Between getting to class, studying on someone else’s schedule, and just the sheer expense of the books and tuition, many simply give up.

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Book Description. This book explores the ideologies, policies, and practices of English language education around the world today. It shows the ways in which ideology is a constituent part of the social realities of English language teaching (ELT) and how ELT policies and practices are shaped by ideological positions that privilege some participants and marginalize others. English Today serves the needs of all students through a combination of the best traditional and modern teaching-learning approaches. Our main objective is that students learn to communicate effectively using the English language.


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English Today provides accessible cutting-edge reports on all aspects of the language, including style, usage, dictionaries, literary language, Plain English, the Internet and language teaching, in terms of British, American and the world’s many other Englishes.

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