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future of the English-speaking world.

Nicolson, Harold George Sir

future of the English-speaking world.

by Nicolson, Harold George Sir

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Published by Jackson in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Anglo-Saxon race,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesW. P. Ker memorial lecture,, 9, Glasgow University publications,, 77
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD446 .N47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p.
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6064847M
      LC Control Number50000799
      OCLC/WorldCa5082362

      Languages of the Future: Most Spoken Languages in According to the Engco model of language forecasting, by the top 5 languages in the world will be. 1. Chinese. 2. Spanish. 3. English. 4. Hindi-Urdu. 5. Arabic. Further Predictions on Languages of the Future.   Standardized Patterns. In the introduction to the book, "English in the World: Global Rules, Global Roles," Rani Rubdy and Mario Saraceni point out: "The global spread of English, its causes and consequences, have long been a focus of critical discussion. One of the main concerns has been that of is also because, unlike other international languages such as Spanish and.

      About the Author Geraldine Woods teaches English and directs the independent study program at the Horace Mann School in New York City. She is the author of more than 50 books, includ-ing English Grammar For Dummies, SAT For Dummies, Research Papers For Dummies, College Admission Essays For Dummies, AP English Literature For Dummies, and AP English Language and Composition For . Get this from a library! Teacher education in the English-speaking world: past, present, and future. [T A O'Donoghue; C Whitehead;] -- "This edited book is a comparative study on teacher education across ten major English-speaking regions of the world (USA, English Canada, England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Singapore, Hong Kong.

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