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Sounds Familiar? Accents and Dialects of the UK     View
This interactive feature explores 20th century accents and dialects in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, with "76 sound recordings and over 600 short audio clips chosen from three collections of the British Library Sound Archive. ...

English-Spanish Accounting and Financial Dictionaries     View
Look up the Spanish translation for a wide-range of English financial and accounting terms at this site. A free service of Trusted Translations Inc., a provider of professional Spanish translation services.

The Book of Cliches     View
This source is all about cliches, how to use them and when to use them. It has extensive lists on different cliches for the same thought. This source has an introduction, lists of cliches, awards the site has won, about the author, links to other ...

R-O-Matic Italian/English Dictionary     View
This dictionary is an Italian/English dictionary that will translate English or Italian words. This dictionary also asks for suggestions from users that concern new words or the old words.

National Atlas of Canada Online     View
Geographic and topical maps of Canada, plus other geographic information.

Liverpool Voices: Ask the Experts     View
This interview with a University of Liverpool dialectology and sociolinguistics expert discusses the origins and history of Merseyside speech and the "Scouse" accent of Liverpool. Includes several audio clips and the results of a survey abo ...

Mortimer, Sir John (1923-2009)     View
Background about Sir John Mortimer, who "[f]or six decades ... has been one of Britain's most prolific and varied writers, producing dozens of novels, short stories, stage plays and scripts. ... [And who for] almost forty years ... was ... one o ...     View
This "site uses images to explain objects, listing all their component parts in English and French. ... Every image and term is fully defined. Sometimes, animations allow to better understand a phenomenon." Includes dozens of images from th ...

David Perdue's Charles Dickens Page     View
"Dedicated to bringing the genius of Dickens to a new generation of readers," this site includes a description of many Dickens' characters; an interactive map of London (click on a location to learn its importance in Dickens' works); and li ...

Greeneland: the World of Graham Greene     View
This site includes the author's biography; bibliography; criticisms; comments on various works including The Third Man , Our Man in Havana , Travels with My Aunt , and The End of The Affair ; notes on the process by which he wrote; and a quiz.




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