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Media - English Language

history of English

The History of English in Ten Minutes   Videos from Learn with The Open University. Includes Shakespeare, The English of Science, American English, Internet English and Global English. Begin with Anglo-Saxon English below.

Jay Walker explains why two billion people around the world are trying to learn English. He shares photos and spine-tingling audio of Chinese students rehearsing English -- "the world's second language" -- by the thousands.

'Skwerl'. A short film made for Kino Sydney #47.

The person doing the voice is Andrew Jack who is a dialect coach.

English Language