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Imprisoned in English: The Hazards of English as a Default Language
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Imprisoned in English: The Hazards of English as a Default LanguageImprisoned in English: The Hazards of English as a Default Language

In Imprisoned in English, Anna Wierzbicka argues that in the present English-dominated world, millions of people - including academics, lawyers, diplomats, and writers - can become "prisoners of English", unable to think outside English. In particular, social sciences and the humanities are now increasingly locked in a conceptual framework grounded in English. To most scholars in these fields, treating English as a default language seems a natural thing to do.
 
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Improve Your English
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Improve Your EnglishImprove Your EnglishEnglish is a fascinating and fun language. But it is also full of rules and exceptions which can be frustrating to learn. What you are reading is a simple guide to the main points of the English language (for example, sentence construction, the different types of words and punctuation) and how you can apply these to: • Write better English - every day • Identify and avoid common mistakes • Communicate more effectively and get results
 
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The New Yorker - 10 April 2017
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The New Yorker - 10 April 2017The New Yorker - 10 April 2017

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, cartoons, satire and poetry published byConde Nast Publications. Starting as a weekly in the mid-1920s, the magazine is now published 47 times per year, with five of these issues covering two-week spans. 
 
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The Mystic Arts of the Ninja
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The Mystic Arts of the NinjaThe Mystic Arts of the Ninja

Ninja . . . that single word conjures up images of mystery and power. The ability to move swiftly and silently, to mesmerize one's victim, to strike infallibly, and then to disappear into the night--this is the legend of the ninja. These nearly sorcerous aspects of the ninja, as well as the exotic weapons they use, are the focus of The Mystic Arts of the Ninja. 

REUPLOAD NEEDED

 
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The New Yorker - 3 April 2017
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The New Yorker - 3 April 2017The New Yorker - 3 April 2017

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, cartoons, satire and poetry published byConde Nast Publications. Starting as a weekly in the mid-1920s, the magazine is now published 47 times per year, with five of these issues covering two-week spans. 
 
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The New Yorker - 27 March 2017
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The New Yorker - 27 March 2017The New Yorker - 27 March 2017

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, cartoons, satire and poetry published byConde Nast Publications. Starting as a weekly in the mid-1920s, the magazine is now published 47 times per year, with five of these issues covering two-week spans. 
 
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An Effective Beginners Guide to Writing Books (Infographic)
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An Effective Beginner’s Guide to Writing Books (Infographic)An Effective Beginner’s Guide to Writing Books (Infographic)

Ever wondered what the secret ingredients are to writing a book that people love to read? How is it that some writers are able to make a living from their passion and others aren't? Is finding the right publisher the key to unlocking the success of a novel? Have a look at this infographic and find out what we've discovered on our journey to find the answer to these questions.
 
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