The Americans are destroying the English language – or are they?
The difference is illustrated in words like car and farther (twice in the latter word). There are non-standard British varieties, such as West Country or Scots, which still do pronounce post ... (watch EastEnders if you don’t believe me).
Obama: Crimea’s Secession Referendum a Violation of International Law
Croatia’s route is strikingly similar to Crimea’s, with its regional parliament similarly preceding the referendum with votes supporting the secession policy. The referendum was overwhelmingly supportive of secession. Recognition after the vote ...
Diseases Reel and Real
to ‘Do you know what the ... chagas disease, Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever to consider, all of which information can be downloaded at the WHO website. Regrettably, the booklet does not specify how to pronounce the more elaborate names of these diseases.
Big Brother: a view from India
Sorry, Jade, Jackiey, Jo and Jack, but Shilpa is an independent girl now, and you when you call her an "Indian" do so in that nice way you use ... I turned to the newspaper that has fought the Crimean war and protected civilization each time civilization ...
Robert Hass: On Whitman's 'Song Of Myself'
What do you think? Do you feel that way too? Prof. HASS: Yes, I do. But I think that in Song of Myself ... Crimean War. And the term for these very fast moving wagons taking people to the hospital was ambulanza and it was the newest, most cool word.