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This list relates to the year 2015/16 which ended on 31/07/2016
  1. Old English 1 item
    1. English: history, diversity and change - Graddol, David, Leith, Dick, Swann, J., Open University 1996

      Book Key See pages 133-135

  2. Middle English 1 item
    1. History of English: a resource book for students - McIntyre, Dan 2009

      Book Recommended SEE: Kibbee, D (1991) For to Speke Frenche Trewely. The French Language in England 1000-1600: Its Status, Description and Instruction Amsterdam. John Benjamin, 8-11, 186-8. Reprinted in McIntyre, D (2010) History of English: A resource book for students. London: Routledge, 139-143

  3. Chaucer's Language 2 items
    1. Horobin, S. (2007) Chaucer's Language. New York: Palgrave Mcmillan. (See Chapter 3: What was Middle English? pp.27-50)

  4. Caxton's printing press and the English Language 1 item
    1. English: history, diversity and change - Graddol, David, Leith, Dick, Swann, J., Open University 1996

      Book Key See pages 167-170

  5. Early Mordern English and Shakespeare's Language 2 items
    1. Shakespeare: an Oxford guide - Wells, Stanley, Orlin, Lena Cowen 2003

      Book Key SEE: Crystal, D. (2003). The language of Shakespeare. Shakespeare: An Oxford Guide, 67-78

    2. Shakespeare's Vocabulary: Myth and Reality - Craig, Hugh Spring 2011

      Article Recommended

  6. King James Bible 1 item
    1. Begat: the King James bible and the English language - Crystal, David 2010

      Book Recommended

  7. Dictionaries: Samuel Johnson's Dictionary 3 items
    1. Panel Discussion: Who cares about English? Part I Jan 8, 2013

      Audio-visual document Further

  8. Dictionaries: Noah Webster's Dictionary 2 items
    1. English: history, diversity and change - Graddol, David, Leith, Dick, Swann, J., Open University 1996

      Book Key SEE: Webster, N (1789) An essay on the necessity, advantages and practicability of the reforming the mode of spelling and of rendering the orthography of words correspondent to the pronunciation. pp 83-93. Reprinted in Graddol, Leith, & Swann, J. (1996) English: History, Diversity and Change. London: Routledge. 91-94

  9. Victorians and the English Language 2 items
    1. The Cambridge encyclopedia of the English language - Crystal, David 2003

      Book Recommended

    2. The stories of English - Crystal, David 2005

      Book Recommended

  10. The Empire and the English Language 0 items