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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

We trace the history of the English language from its Anglo-Saxon roots through to its current status of ‘glocal’ language, considering some key influences in its history – Shakespeare, the dictionary – as well as some of its various forms – Academic English, World English.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 03 Aug 2018

Course duration

2 weeks

Apply by

09 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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