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Glossary. Glossary. The History of English: Spelling and Standardization (Suzanne Kemmer) The History of English Linguistics/English 395, Spring 2009 Prof.

The History of English: Spelling and Standardization (Suzanne Kemmer)

Suzanne KemmerRice UniversityCourse InformationCourse ScheduleOwlspace login page Writing systems and alphabets in England English has an alphabetic writing system based on the Roman alphabet that was brought to Anglo-Saxon England by Christian missionaries and church officials in the 600s. Alphabetic writing systems are based on the principle of representing spoken sound segments, specifically those at the level of consonants and vowels, by written characters, ideally one for each sound segment.

The Roman alphabet and Anglo-Saxon The Roman alphabet, being designed for a language with a very different phonological system, was never perfectly adapted for writing English even when first used to represent Anglo-Saxon. Writing in Anglo-Saxon: Variation and incipient standardization Norms for writing words consistently with an alphabetic character set are collectively called orthography. The Reformation and Renaissance.

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8 Inspiring Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird's Atticus Finch

Adored for his courage and integrity, Atticus has since become one of the most iconic literary heroes of the 20th century. In honor of today’s announcement that Harper Lee will publish a To Kill a Mockingbird sequel this summer, we rounded up eight inspiring quotes spoken by Atticus in the classic novel: The problem of Greece is not only a tragedy. It is a lie. The problem of Greece is not only a tragedy.

The problem of Greece is not only a tragedy. It is a lie.

It is a lie. 13 July 2015 An historic betrayal has consumed Greece. Having set aside the mandate of the Greek electorate, the Syriza government has willfully ignored last week's landslide "No" vote and secretly agreed a raft of repressive, impoverishing measures in return for a "bailout" that means sinister foreign control and a warning to the world. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has pushed through parliament a proposal to cut at least 13 billion euros from the public purse - 4 billion euros more than the "austerity" figure rejected overwhelmingly by the majority of the Greek population in a referendum on 5 July. 266 Instagram Hashtags That Will Turn You Into An Entrepreneurial Rock Star. Is your business on Instagram?

266 Instagram Hashtags That Will Turn You Into An Entrepreneurial Rock Star

Are you looking for some new hashtags to boost the reach and engagement of your posts? Instagram is fast becoming a necessary place for small businesses to be so when we saw this article from Post Planner we knew we had to share it. It provides a whopping 266 hashtags for a range of different niche markets. We gave it the infographic treatment and you can see that below. Related. Diversity in comic books began all the way back in the 1940s with one visionary artist.

We’re currently living in a new golden age of comics, where the main characters are finally beginning to look like the people who’ve always read them.

Diversity in comic books began all the way back in the 1940s with one visionary artist

There’s an openly gay (and unabashedly sexual) Batman analogue teleporting his way around the DC Universe and a new Muslim Ms. Marvel patrolling the shady streets of New Jersey. This diverse golden age is the end result of a long-fought push for more representative characters, plotlines, and stories. Writing for Vocativ, Jennings Brown traced the origin of the modern age of diverse comics to the Black Panther’s introduction In Fantastic Four #52, released back in 1966. Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds. The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous.

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100 Books to Read in a Lifetime - Book Club Resource - Maven of Savin

The Amazon Book Editors have created a list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime that might help you create one. It is quite a list with books to cover all stages in life. There are children’s books like Charlotte’s Web, The Very Hungry Caterpillar… older kids with Harry Potter, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Harry Potter and more. The classics like The Great Gatsby, Catcher in the Rye, To Kill a Mockingbird, On the Road, 1984, Diary of Anne Frank… I could go on and on, but you can check them all out below!

Be sure to sign up for my newsletter as I will be watching all of these titles for great deals to expand your library or virtual library! Are you favorites on the list? So how many have you read? Be sure to check out the Top Books of 2013 and the Best new Children’s Books of 2013 for more recent titles. Philosophy Timeline. 15 Books to Read Before They Hit Theaters in 2015.

12 Must-Read Books for 2015. Happy 2015!

12 Must-Read Books for 2015

With the new year, more reading is always a new year’s resolution, right? I know it’s one of mine, and I’ve seen a bunch of friends ask for book recs on Facebook so I know I’m not alone. Last year’s must-read books was one of TAGG’s most popular, so I’m back to share the best reads for 2015. Since I’m admittedly not doing extensive reading these days, I scoured the responses to those Facebook questions, and consulted two friends who are impressively voracious readers (thanks T + M!).

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: Quotes

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Everything's a Copy, But You Should Still Embrace Your Voice

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