Courses in the English Language and English Guide - Evaluations and Reviews


lib.cam.ac.uk/MHRA/
The Association aims to maintain the broader unity of humanistic scholarship in the face of increasing specialisation, bibliographies, through the publication of original work, including journals
  
wsu.edu:8080/~brians/errors/
Highlights and discusses common deviations from standard English usage (with an emphasis on American English).
  
rhul.ac.uk/ltsn/english/
A service supporting the teaching and learning of English within the UK higher education system.
  
ucl.ac.uk/internet-grammar/
Also features a glossary, index, and search facility. Available free of charge Includes articles on word class usage, phrases, clauses, sentences, form, function, and exercises on grammatical components such as adjectives, prepositions, and conjunctions.
  
askoxford.com/
English language resource with information on the introduction and evolution of words throughout the 20th century, a guide to better writing, a selection of word games, and a discussion on 'global english'. A word of the day, quotation of the week, and pr
  
ebbs.english.vt.edu/hel/hel.html
Includes material relating to old, middle, modern, American, and present day English, and pre-historical resources such as the Indo-European and Nostratic languages. Provid Series of links investigating the origins and development of the English language.
  
bubl.ac.uk/docs/bibliog/biggam/
Topics covered include old English language and literature, diplomatic, history, numismatics, onomastics, archaeology, fiction, palaeography, illumination, Anglo-Latin and Latin ecclesiastical texts and children's books.
  
lib.rochester.edu/camelot/teams/tmsmenu.htm
Includes King Arthur and King Cornwall, The Wedding of Sir Gawain and Dame Ragnelle, The Ploughman's Tale, Lancelot of the Laik, and a collection of Robin Hood tales. Collection of more than one hundred middle English texts online.
  
cogsci.princeton.edu/~wn/
English nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs are organized into synonym sets, each representing one underlying lexical concept. An online lexical reference system whose design is inspired by current psycholinguistic theories of human lexical memory.
  
crl.ucsd.edu/
UCSD research institute, mainly focusing on neural aspects of language learning.
  
st-and.ac.uk/institutes/sassi/spns/
Notes and queries grouped by county, pertaining to the derivation and meaning of place names in Scotland. Provides news of ongoing projects in toponymics, past and future conference announcements and reports, and a bibliography of classic texts and new pu
  
greenapple.com/~words1/index.html
Features an archive of back columns arranged either by the word or phrase they cover, or by the date of publication. Online version of the US newspaper column which answers readers' questions about words and language.
  
sunsite.berkeley.edu/OMACL/
Provides a facility for downloading texts, and allows Boolean searching. Texts and translations of a collection of literary works of Classical and Medieval civilisation.
  
info.ox.ac.uk/bnc/
A 100 million word collection of samples of written and spoken language from a wide range of sources, designed to represent a wide cross-section of current British English, both spoken and written.
  
textdoctor.com/resources.htm
Listings of Internet resources for writing and communication such as dictionaries, thesauri, grammar guides and research and reference sites.
  
www-csag.cs.uiuc.edu/individual/pakin/complaint/
Computer program to automatically generate a plausible letter of complaint about any individual nominated by the user.
  
shu.ac.uk/web-admin/phrases/
The meaning and source of each phrase is given. There is also a forum for discussion of the derivation of English phrases. A large collection of phrases in English which can be searched or browsed.
  
portugues.mct.pt/COMPARA/
Provides free access to original texts aligned with their translations, to allow users to compare and contrast features of Portuguese and English. Offers a bi-directional corpus of Portuguese and English language fiction.
  
quinion.com/words/
Topical terms that do not yet have dictionary entries are covered, along with a section of 'weird words', and answers to users' questions about word history and usage. Articles on various aspects of la Definitions and history of English words and phrases.
  
massey.ac.nz/~wwlingui/NZEnglish/home.html
Outlines the origins of New Zealand English, examines social variations in dialect, and offers audio files illustrating the pronunciation of the common sounds. Also features a bibliography and det Offers information on the English language in New Zealand.
  
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