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A curriculum for all? GCSEs, EBacc and Progress 8

We are pleased to announce a new survey, commissioned by the NUT and carried out by a research team from King’s College London. A curriculum for all? 1,116 more words

Accountability Pressures

Similar Spanish & English Words With Absolutely Different Meanings

Growing up in Australia but speaking Spanish in the family home had me living within 2 cultures and not exactly feeling like I was fully 100% Aussie nor Uruguayan.   332 more words


World Englishes

Can we really have more than one English?

English is used as a first, second or foreign language by approximately 2 million people worldwide, however, it is not the most widely spoken language in the world. 262 more words

Medalling with the English Language

Text A is an online article taken from the Guardian with an audience that’s interested in language change. The Guardian readers are generally liberal and are well educated. 826 more words

Comparing Interviews: Newsnight & Select Committee

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Language And Literature

Colonel Tim Collins' pre-Iraq invasion speech: to teach or not to teach?

One of our sessions today was taught by a teaching fellow at my university and centred on formal spoken language and the use of speeches… 914 more words

Aristotelian Rhetorical Triangle

Should the Hansard Report be Edited?

Dear Naz Shah,

Recently, in my English classes, the topic of the Hansard report was brought to my attention and how these official documents are apparently ‘edited verbatim’. 475 more words