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The language of baking across Europe

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The language of baking across Europe Creative commons image Credit: Sifu Renka under CC-BY-NC-ND licence
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 12 Mar 2012
Read and listen to the language of bakeries and cake shops across eight European countries by exploring our map. Find out about regional and ...

Discover English in the LearningSpace

Discover English in the LearningSpace Creative commons image Credit: incurable_hippie under CC-BY-NC licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Jul 2011
Want to get to know our mother tongue like one of your own family? Spend some time in the LearningSpace...

Debate: Manorexia?

Debate: Manorexia? Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Oct 2009
Forum guest Sara W wondered if there was any reason for a separate word for men with eating disorders

Debate: Saving dying languages

Debate: Saving dying languages Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Oct 2009
Forum member David A Cooper had an interest in the future of languages under threat

Words & language: Points for debate

Words & language: Points for debate Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Sep 2009
Inspired by Word4Word, our forum members joined the debate about how we communicate, and what our language tells us.

Debate: Pacific v specific

Debate: Pacific v specific Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Jul 2009
Forum member Dianeuk raised a pet hate

Debate: Careen

Debate: Careen Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Jul 2009
Forum member Kasper shared one of his language peeves

Debate: The silly slip

Debate: The silly slip Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Feb 2008
Forum guest David O was curious as to how words change their meanings

Debate: Scones

Debate: Scones Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Sep 2006
Community guest Sarah wanted intervention in a marital dispute

Debate: Apostrophes

Debate: Apostrophes Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Sep 2006
Forum guest Marilyn locked horns with her local newspaper over punctuation

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The art history dissertation

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The art history dissertation Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Jul 2014 Register by 05 Dec 2014
Complete your MA in Art History with a dissertation of 16,000-18,000 words, on a subject of your choice, with the guidance of your tutor.  

The music dissertation

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The music dissertation Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Jul 2014 Register by 05 Dec 2014
Complete your MA in Music with a dissertation of 16,000-18,000 words, on a subject of your choice, with the guidance of your  tutor.

The philosophy dissertation

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The philosophy dissertation Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker New content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Jul 2014 Register by 05 Dec 2014
Complete your MA in Philosophy with a dissertation of 16,000-18,000 words, on a subject of your choice, with the aid and guidance of your tutor.

The classical studies dissertation

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The classical studies dissertation Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 600 hours Updated 23 Jul 2014 Register by 05 Dec 2014
Complete your MA in Classical Studies with a dissertation of 16,000-18,000 words, on a subject of your choice, with the guidance of your course tutor.