It's not an unpresidented question - should poor spelling be a bar to high office? Philip Seargeant wants us to wake...
21 Sep 2017
It can sometimes be hard to follow the flow of Donald Trump's unique approach to the English language. Have sympathy,...
25 Aug 2017
Language is political, as Brexit and Trump demonstrate
04 Aug 2017
Is emoji another example of the dumbing-down of our language and culture or is there a more educational purpose to...
18 Jul 2017
If English is globally squeezing out teaching in local languages, the fault isn't with the language but with...
13 Apr 2017
Dr Graeme Davis discusses the etymology of the word 'Brexit'.
05 Jan 2017
Why are decisions about oil production made in a country without a significant oil industry?; how Podesta's emails...
14 Dec 2016
With the monoglot Brits no longer trotting in to Brussels, will English start to loosen its grip on the EU - and...
01 Jul 2016
A new set of guidelines offers law enforcement officers ways to ensure language skills aren't a bar to understanding...
18 Feb 2016
English: skills for learning, is a free course for anybody who is thinking of studying for a university degree and would like to develop the...
Level: 1 Introductory
04 Apr 2017