MIND OUR ENGLISH
Articles from August 2011
In the following tale, the names of over 20 classical composers are hidden in the text. Can you find them all? – Ed.
Exploring some aspects of Frenchness in English.
YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED By FADZILAH AMIN
The consistently inconsistent hallmark of English.
I HAVE been teaching English for the past 26 years. Teaching the language can be challenging at times, especially when we have students who are not motivated and weak.
Sometimes it’s hard to tell if Malaysians are speaking English.
Your Questions Answered: By FADZILAH AMIN
What is a verbal? It’s a verb that functions as a different part of speech. Gerund, participle, infinitive – we have an example of each!
Musing over some peculiar features of pronouns.
YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED by FADZILAH AMIN.
Coordinated by JANE F.RAGHAVAN
IT helps to use words with some originality in mind and here are a few of my favourites.
The evocative language of sports.
Your Questions Answered by FADZILAH AMIN
Fighting for the right words.
By OH TEIK THEAM.