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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

Spoken Language

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


Should Hansard be edited?

Dear Naz Shah,

The controversial Hansard has recently come up in my A-level English language lessons and throughout this essay I will give my thoughts and opinions on the matter. 502 more words

Language And Literature

English a level literature and language

I am studying English literature and language in St Benedict’s because I like English and the fact I passed in English proved to me that I could choose it for a level. 42 more words

Why I chose English Language and Literature

I chose English Lit and Lang because I enjoy studying spoken and written English. I have always found language to be interesting so doing a course on it would allow me to do what I like and get a qualification from it. 45 more words

Language And Literature

LangLit: Report to MP on Hansard

Hansard is the official report of what goes on in the Houses of Parliament (and any Parliamentary Committees. It describes itself as the “edited verbatim” account: “verbatim” means ‘in exactly the same words as were used originally’; “edited” means ‘prepared for publication by correcting, condensing or otherwise modifying it’. 175 more words

Language And Literature