Author: Beth

Discourses: How do I write about Language for a non-specialist audience?

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In several of the A-Level English Language specifications, you are required to write about Language topics for a non-specialist or general audience. In the specification I know best, AQA, this comes under the heading of ‘Language Discourses’, because it is the place – in the world and specifically the media – where language is discussed. ….  Read More

some book covers to be featured in the coming months

Welcome to my new online home


I’m having a fresh (online, at least) start here. Bear with me while I shuffle some things around in the background 🙂 I promise this site will feature the following though: info on my books bookish content such as reviews and recommendations language content useful for teachers (esp A Level Eng Lang teachers) writing chat ….  Read More