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First major database of non-native English

First major database of non-native English

Obama plans executive actions on guns, Munich train stations closed due to ISIS attack tip, and more

Obama plans executive actions on guns, Munich train stations closed due to ISIS attack tip, and more

Anglish - What if English Were 100% Germanic? Here's a little video about a something that caught my interest recently: Anglish, a new "pure" Germanic variety of English with all of its non-Germanic vocabulary removed and replaced by Germanic words. Anglish isn't a big movement as far as I know, but it's interesting! Learn more about it at http://anglish.wikia.com

Anglish - What if English Were 100% Germanic? Here's a little video about a something that caught my interest recently: Anglish, a new "pure" Germanic variety of English with all of its non-Germanic vocabulary removed and replaced by Germanic words. Anglish isn't a big movement as far as I know, but it's interesting! Learn more about it at http://anglish.wikia.com

GRAMMARIANISM | A blog about English grammar for teachers – Bas Aarts

GRAMMARIANISM | A blog about English grammar for teachers – Bas Aarts

Anything at all pertaining to the English language: etymology, grammar, vocabulary, dialects, synonyms, antonyms, syntax, etc.

This animated history of the English language is wonderful

Anything at all pertaining to the English language: etymology, grammar, vocabulary, dialects, synonyms, antonyms, syntax, etc.

English has changed a lot in the last several hundred years, and there are many words once used that we would no longer recognize today. There are some old words, however, that are nearly obsolete, but we still recognize because they were lucky enough to get stuck in set phrases that have lasted across the centuries. Here are 12 lucky words that survived by getting fossilized in idioms.

12 Old Words That Survived by Getting Fossilized in Idioms

English has changed a lot in the last several hundred years, and there are many words once used that we would no longer recognize today. There are some old words, however, that are nearly obsolete, but we still recognize because they were lucky enough to get stuck in set phrases that have lasted across the centuries. Here are 12 lucky words that survived by getting fossilized in idioms.

Is English Really a Germanic Language? Today we delve into the history of the English language and look at the Germanic, Romance, and other influences that have shaped the Modern English of today.  @4:39 to 4:50 there's an error: the text should say "Middle English" not "Modern English". Both are true, but at that moment I'm talking about the changes from OE to Middle English.

Is English Really a Germanic Language? Today we delve into the history of the English language and look at the Germanic, Romance, and other influences that have shaped the Modern English of today. @4:39 to 4:50 there's an error: the text should say "Middle English" not "Modern English". Both are true, but at that moment I'm talking about the changes from OE to Middle English.

What's your language level? A guide for self-assessment, based on the European Framework of Reference for Languages, by Via Optimae, the fun way to learn Italian http://www.viaoptimae.com/2014/10/how-to-teach-yourself-italian-step-02.html

What's your language level? A guide for self-assessment, based on the European Framework of Reference for Languages, by Via Optimae, the fun way to learn Italian http://www.viaoptimae.com/2014/10/how-to-teach-yourself-italian-step-02.html

Correcting 79 Common Mispronunciations

Correcting 79 Common Mispronunciations

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John Green discusses 79 of the most commonly mispronounced words.

PERTH, SCOTLAND ACCENT. SCOTTISH ACCENT.  Dr. Dauvit Horsbroch is from Perth, Scotland.  Lecture on the Scots LANGUAGE.▶ The Scots Language - YouTube www.dialectcoaches.com

PERTH, SCOTLAND ACCENT. SCOTTISH ACCENT. Dr. Dauvit Horsbroch is from Perth, Scotland. Lecture on the Scots LANGUAGE.▶ The Scots Language - YouTube www.dialectcoaches.com

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