Diachronic Developments in English News Discourse:
Early Modern English News Discourse:Newspapers, pamphlets and scientific news discourse
Changing Genre Conventions in Historical English News Discourse:
Understanding the news is an important part of learning the English language. Inspired By English brings you a guide that helps interpret some of the challenging vocabulary used in broadcasted and printed news. In Section 1, you will learn how to understand weather forecasts, traffic reports, common news phraseology and more. Along the way, you will also learn common vocabulary that is used by native English speakers and handy tricks for improving your English skills. If you are ready to finally understand the news in English, this useful guide will help you get there. This audiobook is set to stimulating music. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Zhanna Hamilton. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/006829/bk_acx0_006829_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Section 2 of this guide teaches you how to become an active reader that knows how to read efficiently and how to get the most out of each news article. You will learn common news terms and phrases that are used in formal interviews, newspapers and even the tabloids. The terminology in this guide comes with detailed explanations, examples and tips for English learners. You will also learn new vocabulary not related to the news along the way. At the end of the guide, you are able to interactively practice your new knowledge with exercises. The answers are given at the end of each exercise, allowing you to study on your own. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Thomas Wynn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/007225/bk_acx0_007225_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Newsy News Newsletter:Nikki and Deja Series, Book 3 Karen English
News on the Web in Arabic and English:A Discourse Analysis of CNN´s Websites Mekki Elbadri
This week, the News of the World scandal unfolded like a high-stakes political thriller — Kurt Andersen talks with a television executive about just how closely reality resembles fiction. The novelist Sapphire´s new book picks up where Push (which became the movie Precious) left off: The Kid tells the story of Precious’s son. And the new film The Clock is a mash-up of more than a thousand movie clips all about time. It´s 24 hours long, and we wouldn’t cut a minute. [Broadcast Date: July 23, 2011] 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kurt Andersen. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/stud/110723/rt_stud_110723_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Grounding in English and Arabic News Discourse: Esam N. Khalil
Al Jazeera English: An Alternative News Voice:Presenting a non western perspective and ending western media hegemony Tairah Firdous