One English language or many? Video and ideas for teachers
Who on Earth speaks English? Video and ideas for teacher
The story behind 'Australian English': why we talk the way we do
Is youse alright? What’s ok in English?
Audio file of radio program extract and ideas for teachers
The program considers the words we use when we are talking to each other face to face. It also looks at the use of the word 'you' in English and other languages like French, Dutch, Irish Gaelic and Swedish.
Evolving English: where do new words come from? Video and ideas for teachers.
What do you think the term Spanglish might mean? Or Chinglish? Or Franglais? Our language is constantly changing and one way in which it does so is by 'borrowing' words from other languages. In this video, students learn about our evolving language.