UNIT 7 ENGLISH SPOKEN IN IRELAND

USEFUL ONLINE RESOURCES FOR UNIT 7

WARM UP

https://www.spreeder.com/important-american-and-british-spelling-differences-you-should-know-2/

https://www.boredpanda.com/british-american-english-differences-language/

PART 1A ENGLISH AND THE WORLD

http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~kemmer/Words/loanwords.html

http://www.fluentu.com/blog/english/english-words-from-other-languages/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_of_English_words_by_country /_language_of_origin

http://www.krysstal.com/borrow.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loanword

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PART 1B IRISH AND THE WORLD

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_English_words_of_Irish_origin

https://theculturetrip.com/europe/ireland/articles/13-words-the-irish-gave-the-english-language/


PART 2A IRISH EXPRESSIONS

35 Irish Sayings

http://www.irishcentral.com/culture/travel/35-irish-sayings-and-phrases-you-need-to-learn-before-you-visit-221197271-237785021.html

Irish Slang

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ej_51H1zWGY

http://www.slang.ie/

Irish Idioms

http://goireland.about.com/od/historyculture/qt/irishidioms.htm


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PART 2B UNTRANSLATABLE WORDS

http://www.boredpanda.com/untranslatable-words-found-in-translation-anjana-iyer/ 

http://www.buzzfeed.com/alanwhite/23-charming-illustrations-of-untranslatable-words-from-other#.ormWmR2Q0

https://www.rocketlanguages.com/blog/20-of-the-worlds-most-beautiful-untranslatable-words/

2. Here is a link to the Orson Welles ‘War of the Worlds’ radio broadcast mentioned in the book:

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PART 3A WHICH LANGUAGE IS BEST?

https://listverse.com/2011/07/13/10-hard-to-translate-english-words/

https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/06/complex-languages/489389/

http://www.k-international.com/blog/learn-a-language/


PART 4 SO… SURE… NOW…

Filler Words

http://grammar.about.com/od/fh/g/fillerterm.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Filler_%28linguistics%29

ON YOUR OWN

http://www.douglasadams.com/creations/liff.html

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