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Rewriting Jane Austen: when old meets new

Rewriting Jane Austen: when old meets new Copyrighted image Credit: © Brad Calkins | Dreamstime.com
Introductory Level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Oct 2013
Joanna Trollope's Sense and Sensibility is a modern take on Jane Austen's classic novel. But how close to the original is she?

Can corpus linguistics help with branding?

Can corpus linguistics help with branding? Copyrighted image Credit: © Julija Sapic | Dreamstime.com
Introductory Level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Sep 2013
Having trouble naming your company? Corpus analysis might be able to help.

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Cànan nan Gàidheal

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Cànan nan Gàidheal Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory Level Duration 15 hours Updated 01 Sep 2011
’S e dùthaich ioma-chànanach a tha ann an Alba an-diugh. Tha a’ Ghàidhlig, Albais agus Beurla, còmhla ri cànain Eòrpach agus eile a tha nise san...

Gaelic in modern Scotland

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Introductory Level Duration 15 hours Updated 25 Aug 2011
Modern Scotland is a multi-lingual country. Gaelic, Scots and English, along with newer introductions from Europe and beyond, all influence the way...

Croeso: beginners' Welsh

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Introductory Level Duration 55 mins Updated 09 Feb 2011
Are you interested in learning more about one of Europe's oldest languages? Or would you simply like to brush up on your Welsh? Then look no...

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Reading classical Latin

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Reading classical Latin Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 300 hours Updated 27 Apr 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
This beginners’ course teaches all you need to know about Latin vocabulary, grammar and language structures to start reading Roman writers in the...

Vivace: intermediate Italian

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Vivace: intermediate Italian Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory Level Duration 300 hours Updated 21 Mar 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
Develop your confidence in understanding, speaking, reading and writing Italian, while gaining insights into many aspects of everyday life in...

Reading classical Greek: language and literature

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Reading classical Greek: language and literature Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 600 hours Updated 11 Feb 2012 Register by 05 Sep 2013
Teaches beginners the basic vocabulary and grammar needed to start reading classical Greek texts in the original and introduces the culture of...