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Journal Title: English Today
Volume/Issue:   26 / 4
Date: 2010
Table of Contents: Defending Strunk and White
by MichaelBulley
pp 57-62

The ET column. Will Chinese take over from English as the world's most important language?
by DavidGraddol
pp 3-4

To borrow or not to borrow: the use of English loanwords as slang on websites in Brazilian Portuguese
by EduardoH.Diniz de Figueiredo
pp 5-12

Variation in V+the+N idioms
by MassruraMostafa
pp 37-43

Dying and killing: euphemisms in current English
by GerryAbbott
pp 51-52

China's English mystery – the views of a China ‘foreign expert’
by MartinWolff
pp 53-56

Unvernacular Appalachia: an empirical perspective on West Virginia dialect variation
by KirkHazen, PaigeButcher, AshleyKing
pp 13-22

Teaching English in Turkmenistan
by ValerieSartor
pp 29-36

Old whine online: prescriptive grammar blogs on the Internet
by DeborahSchaffer
pp 23-28

Lexical traps in Hong Kong English
by JulieM.Groves, Hei TaoChan
pp 44-50

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin
English
Portuguese
 
LL Issue: 21.4632