EG33 (ENG119) The Structure of English

Course Outline for This Semester
   
You will find an on-line copy of the course outline for spring 2005 semester 
                when you click on this link.

Resources for Language Study (from Clark, Eschholz, and Rosa)

    Ethnologue
      
A catalog of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue 
            Name Index
lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. 
            The Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families.

    iLoveLanguages
   
    
Formerly called The Human-Languages Page. A comprehensive catalog of language-
            related resources. Includes over 2000 peer-reviewed links to online language lessons, 
            translating dictionaries, native literature, translation services, software, language 
            schools, and all sorts of language information.

Links Related to the History of the English Language

    A (Very) Brief History of the English Language
   
     Use this informative page as a supplement to the chapters on the English language 
            in our texts.

Links Related to the Linguistics and Grammar of English

    Voice of the Shuttle
   
     Scroll down and click onto the LINGUISTICS hyperlink and discover a world of linguistics 
            and language related links.

    English Grammar FAQ
        Fascinating discussion about the nuts and bolts of English grammar.

    Grammar Bytes: Interactive Grammar Review
        Humorous and highly useful site for reviewing all levels of English grammar. Try It!!!

    Guide to Grammar and Writing
       
Provides practical advice on the sentence, paragraph, and essay levels. You may find the 
            sentence level area particularly helpful concerning the POS.

    refdesk.com: Grammar, Usage, and Style
        Provides links to many grammar and style guides, including those maintained by college
           and university writing centers across the nation, and to intriguing word lists.

    Good Grammar, Good Style
       
Maintained by the Professional Training Company, this site provides over 100 pages of useful 
            articles and FAQs.

Links Related to American Sign Language

    A Basic Dictionary of ASL Terms

    A Practical Sign Language Dictionary Online

    Deaf Resource Library: About American Sign Language
   
     Contains interesting information about the linguistics of ASL and about ASL as a "foreign" 
            or "international" sign language

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