Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll is one of the most beloved books in English. We study famous quotes from this story and its sequel, Through the Looking Glass, to explore their language.
Mike Pilewski on the life and times of Nim Chimpsky, simian language pioneer.
"Can hackers really prevent the showing of a film?" Mike Pilewski on the threats and controversy surrounding The Interview.
give someone a reason to be happy (jmds. Tag retten)
In December: formal language, post-office vocabulary, Christmas memories and more.
unlike any other (einzigartig)
"Is this scepticism or a conspiracy theory?" Owen Connors looks at the continuing debate over adding fluoride to drinking water.
In the podcast for 10 July 2014, listen to part of the column Britain Today. Is a trip to Disney World the ideal family holiday?
To the untrained ear, Australian, New Zealand and South African accents are rather similar. A New Zealand accent is easy to recognize, however, by its high pitch, unusual vowel sounds and the speaker's choice of expressions. Part 2 of our series.
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