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  • ...andard English|standard]]', typically [[written language|written]] form of English in the USA. [[linguistics|Linguists]], however, would use it to mean any di :''"Indeed, in many respects, she was quite English, and was an excellent example of the fact that we have really everything in
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  • ...to indicate stress and pronunciation: for an explanation and table, see [[English spellings]]; there is also a key at the foot of this page'' ...Grammar|Grammatical]] and lexical differences between British and American English are, for the most part, common to all dialects, but there are many regional
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  • Any of the spoken and written variants of the English language originating in the United States of America; widely used around th
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  • #REDIRECT [[British and American English]]
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  • | title = British or American English?: A Handbook of Word and Grammar Patterns | title = Divided by a Common Language: A Guide to British and American English
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  • {{r|British and American English}} {{r|English language}}
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/British and American English]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American English}}
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  • ...andard English|standard]]', typically [[written language|written]] form of English in the USA. [[linguistics|Linguists]], however, would use it to mean any di :''"Indeed, in many respects, she was quite English, and was an excellent example of the fact that we have really everything in
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  • ...A further complication is the similarity of Canadian English to [[American English]]. ...ng of words with -''ise''. More modern terminology, however, is frequently American: Canadians usually say ''trunk'' and ''hood'' rather than ''boot'' and ''bo
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  • ...to indicate stress and pronunciation: for an explanation and table, see [[English spellings]]; there is also a key at the foot of this page'' ...Grammar|Grammatical]] and lexical differences between British and American English are, for the most part, common to all dialects, but there are many regional
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Commonwealth English]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American English}}
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  • {{r|British and American English}} {{r|English language}}
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  • {{r|American English}} {{r|British English}}
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  • ...and the English spoken in [[Mozambique]] and [[Rwanda]]. These do not have English as the colonial language: Mozambique was part of the [[Portugal|Portuguese
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/British and American English]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American English}}
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  • ...of the Philological Society, 40-61) in which he introduced [[The Survey of English Usage]]. ...ase for its new [[The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language|American Heritage Dictionary]], the first dictionary to be compiled using corpus lin
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/British English]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American English}}
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  • 'Varieties of English' refers to the many [[dialect]]s of the [[English language]]: {{r|British English}}
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  • ..., and [[English spellings|spellings]] are ways of writing these sounds. [[English phonemes]] have different spellings depending on a word's provenance and hi ...ced before a consonant, and [[British English|British]] and [[Commonwealth English]] (BrE), where it is not.
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  • ...unes of different peoples being one reason for the extinction of many more American languages in the last four hundred years.<ref>For more information on langu ...] and [[military]] power of the USA has spread the influence of [[American English]] far beyond U.S. borders.
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  • ...onounced [ˈzed] in [[British English]] and [ˈziː] in [[American English|American]], and these are sometimes spelt ''zed'' and ''zee''. ==Use in English==
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  • {{subpages}}{{:English spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}}{{TOC|right}} ...spelling]]s'''. This can be seen at its most extravagant in the field of [[English noun#Types of nouns|proper noun]]s&mdash;for example, simply adding an 'h'
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  • ...'potato chips' (American name). For the heated food see [[French fries]] (American-style) and [[chips (food)|chips]] (British-style).}} ...' (in [[British English]], called '''potato chips''' in [[American English|American]]) are a dry snack food of extremely thin slices of [[potato]] that are gen
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  • ...linguists throughout the world to show pronunciation. It is an expanded [[English alphabet]], with the [[Greek alphabet|Greek]] letter theta (θ) representin ...erminology; slashes: /'slæʃɪz/ and brackets: ['brækɪts] in [[American English]].</ref> The former are used for [[phoneme|phonemic]] transcription, the la
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  • {{r|English grammar}} {{r|English phonemes}}
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  • {{r|Oxford English Dictionary||**}} {{r|American English}}
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} ''[[British English|BrE]]'' '''môuld''' = ''[[American English|AmE]]'' '''môld
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  • {{r|English language}} {{r|American English}}
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/English phonemes]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American English}}
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  • ...Notes towards a description''. Schools Council Program in Linguistics and English Teaching, papers series 2 (No. 2). London: Longmans, for the Schools Counci * [[Mark Aronoff|Aronoff, Mark]]. (1978). An English spelling convention. ''Linguistic Inquiry'', ''9'', 299-303.
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  • ...ish, the question of national identity and culture in the early moments of American independence, and the poetics of citation and of definition. * "Noah Webster" in ''The Cambridge History of English and American Literature in 18 Volumes'' (1907–21). vol 18 section 25:33 [http://www.ba
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  • ...standards such as [[British English]], [[American English]], [[Australian English]]...
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Canadian English]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American English}}
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  • {{r|American English}} {{r|British English}}
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  • #REDIRECT [[British and American English]]
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} ...ften italicised and ending in written -'''''é''''', see [[French words in English]]: -'''e'''
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  • ...oalition of [[Native American]]s against [[England|English colonists]]; an English victory
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  • ...ionary that was first published in 1828 as ''An American Dictionary of the English Language''. ...llege [[Ezra Stiles]]. Webster's four years at Yale overlapped with the [[American Revolution]], and because of food shortages, many of his college classes we
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  • ...andard English|standard]]', typically [[written language|written]] form of English in the UK and especially southern [[England]]. [[linguistics|Linguists]], h ...te)|Republic of Ireland]], where 'British' spellings are part of [[Hiberno-English]].
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  • **[[English spellings/Catalogs/Apostrophe]] {{r|English phonemes}}
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  • '''Regular verbs''' in '''English''' have four forms: ...how stress and pronunciation: see [[English spellings]] for a table and [[English phonemes]] for the [[International Phonetic Alphabet|IPA]]. There is also a
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} mostly schwa; stressed -'''ër''' in some words; [[British and American English|some AmE -'''er''' words are -'''re''' in BrE]]: -'''er
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  • ...[[River Wye]], ''why'' pronounced with an English accent (i.e. without the American, Scottish etc. aspiration of ''wh''). ==Use in English==
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''Mâpplethorpe''' ''Robert'' *Mâplethorpe: unusual flouting of [[English spellings#Double letters|double-consonant rule]] in person's name, cf. '''m
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  • ...(letter)|B]], as is the case for instance in the [[English alphabet]]. Its English name is pronounced [ˈeɪ], like the [[strong form]] of the indefinite arti ==Use in English==
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  • ...phonemes#Vowels and diphthongs]], list of all the vowel sounds of standard English; scroll down for '''the schwa sound''' {{r|British and American English}}
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  • | title = British or American English?: A Handbook of Word and Grammar Patterns | title = Divided by a Common Language: A Guide to British and American English
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  • ...ues in a number of languages using the [[Latin alphabet]], especially in [[English]], [[Irish Gaelic|Irish and]] [[Scottish Gaelic]], [[Cornish]], [[Italian]] ==Use in English==
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  • A '''theatre''' (spelt '''theater''' in [[American English|US English]]) is a structure in which [[theatre|theatrical]] or dramatic works, often *[[Cinema]] (American English "movie theater")
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  • {{r|American cuisine}} {{r|American culture}}
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  • ...o known as the Big Dipper (in American English) and the Plough (in British English).
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  • ...her languages, of comparable (or superior--smiling broadly) quality to the English-language one. * [[American Cryonics Society]]
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  • ...similarities between languages as apparently diverse as [[English language|English]], [[Japanese language|Japanese]] and [[Arabic language|Arabic]]? What are ...to speakers of that language.</ref> is unacceptable in [[English language|English]], but children recognise as much long before they receive any formal gramm
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  • The name in American English for ''Solanum melongena'', a perennial cultivated for its edible fruits.
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  • ....S. politics and education prefer terms such as 'pro-English' or 'official English'. ...Discrimination Complaint]'. December 6 2006. See also ''Bill may push for English only: State-documents idea called rights violation'' (''Columbus Dispatch''
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  • ...(informally '''note''' in [[British English]] and '''bill''' in [[American English]]; also called '''paper money''') is a written assurance of payment to the
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  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/English alphabet]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|British English}}
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  • ''Works cited in the [[Canadian English]] article'' *Lilles J (2000) 'The myth of Canadian English'. ''English Today'' 16: 3-9, 17.
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  • ...as the [[Juan de Fuca Plate]] is [[subduction|subducted]] below the North American Plate. The most recent large eruption was the explosion in 1980 of [[Mount ...and runs to the [[Mendocino Triple Junction]] at the borders of the North American Plate, the Juan de Fuca Plate, and the [[Pacific Plate]]. The fault runs fu
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  • ...[British English]], ''tramway''; also known as ''streetcar'' in [[American English]]) is a rail vehicle for use in urban areas. Trams are almost exclusively u
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  • ...ng African American Poetry" by Jerry W. Ward, Jr., from ''Teaching African American Literature'' by M. Graham, Routledge, 1998, page 146.</ref> ...t of [[American literature]], with books such as ''[[Roots: The Saga of an American Family]]'' by [[Alex Haley]], ''[[The Color Purple]]'' by [[Alice Walker]],
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  • ...f followers in [[North America]], including traditionally Buddhist [[Asian American]]s as well as non-Asian converts. America presents a strikingly new and dif ...built in 1853 in [[San Francisco]] by the [[Sze Yap Company]], a [[Chinese American]] fraternal society. Another society, the [[Ning Yeong Company]], built a s
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  • ...}</noinclude>(c. 1612 - 1672) Colonial American poet, considered the first English poet in the New World.
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  • ...Oxford American Dictionary'' or ''The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language'', say &mdash; and you try to use it to learn the 'meaning'<ref>We ...itive concepts''" (Wierzbicka, 1996). She gives one example comparing the English sentence, "I want to do this", with its equivalent in Russian. Although sh
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  • ...enator]]" or "Senator Kerry is a Democrat," is standard [[American English|American]] usage, while "Kerry is a Democrat Senator" is controversial. ...006).</ref> The earliest known use of the term, according to the ''Oxford English Dictionary'', was in Britain in 1890: "Whether a little farmer...is going t
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  • ...or [ˈaːɹ], like the word ''are'' (with that '''r''' silent in [[British English]] finally or before a consonant: ''ah''). ==Use in English==
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  • .... In some cases, as with [[Vernon Winslow]], a.k.a. "DJ Daddy-O," African-Americans were hired to coach white announcers.
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  • ===List of French words in English=== ...lics (both optionally), or have a strange or little-known pronunciation in English, in any combination.
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  • ...(letter)|R]], as is the case for instance in the [[English alphabet]]. Its English name is pronounced [ˈkjuː], like the words ''cue'' and ''queue''. ==Use in English==
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  • Like a [[full-stop]] ([[British English]], known as a period in [[American English]]), a colon can follow a grammatically complete utterance. The same is true
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  • * ''Town and County Government in the English Colonies of North America.'' JHUSHPS, 2nd ser., no. 10. Baltimore: Johns Ho * ''Topics and References in American History, 1492-1783: Printed for the Use of Students in History.'' Cambridge
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''vîse''' ''grip'': [[American English|American]] alternative spelling of '''vîce''' in this sense only
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  • ...(1758-1843) US lexicographer who compiled the ''American Dictionary of the English Language'' and wrote a widely used ''Speller'' for use in schools in the te
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''únto''' *úntû, unlike '''ínto''' and '''ónto''', used in modern English only in certain set expressions (e.g. '''do únto òthers''' *dû úntû ú
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  • ...es-poo-diving-shop-japan.jpg|thumb|right|300px|Japanese [[English language|English]] trade names may cause some amusement for those accustomed to other meanin ...ese-speakers non-fluent in English may pronounce 'English'), or the use of English as a working language in certain institutions such as research centres or p
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  • ...'[[lexical category]]'', distinct from other classes such as ''[[verb]]''. English [[Word (language)|words]] may be used as nouns if they accept certain [[gra ..., or with inflections and affixes that modify words. In [[English language|English]], for instance, it is not obvious whether 'bank' is a noun or a verb until
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  • ...born in [[Buenos Aires]]. He grew up speaking and reading both Spanish and English, and spending his teen years in Europe, he learned several other languages ...e of fiction and thus opened the way to a remarkable generation of Spanish American novelists."<ref>Coetzee, J.M., "Borges's Dark Mirror", ''New York Review of
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  • ...d community theatre groups. Lines from these works have become part of the English language, such as "[[short, sharp shock]]", "What, never? Well, hardly ever ...tp://www.bartelby.net/223/0815.html ''The Cambridge History of English and American Literature''], Volume XIII, Chapter VIII, Section 15 (1907–21)</ref>
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  • <noinclude>{{Subpages}}</noinclude>English-American hard rock band founded in [[Los Angeles]], [[California]], comprising of si
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  • ...U.S. call all Northerners "Yankees", and people outside the U.S. call all Americans "Yankees" or "Yanks." ...h descent, yet they continue to have disproportionate influence over major American institutions, especially cultural, educational, business and financial ones
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  • {{r|English language}} {{r|American English}}
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  • ...(letter)|P]], as is the case for instance in the [[English alphabet]]. Its English name is pronounced [ˈəʊ] or [ˈoʊ], like the exclamation ''oh!'' ==Use in English==
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} [[British English|BrE]] ''barrier, drink'' '''bàr''' = ''sheep'' '''bàa'''
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  • ...t transportations. As opposed to what are called [[railroad]]s in American English, they have stayed active and efficient, and indeed often serve what would b
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  • {{r|African American literature}} {{r|British and American English}}
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  • |Asl-i-love-you.jpg|''I love you'' in [[American Sign Language]]. ....jpg|An example of [[written language]] - in this case, [[English language|English]].
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  • ...small amount of literature from the US is written in other languages than English, especially in [[Spanish]]. ...he literary outcome of the former colonies gradually found its own unique 'American' voice and formed its own literary tradition.
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  • ...difficulty of such an undertaking -- particularly with a language such as English which has a relatively high proportion of irregular and inconsistent usage ...of words rather than their categorization, is preferred. Particularly with English, the model is useful, as we have so many words capable of functioning as se
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  • ...fficially called '''Moldovan''' (in Romanian: ''limba moldovenească''; in English: ''Moldovan'' or rarely ''Moldavian''). ...nces are insignificant compared with those of British English and American English.
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  • {{r|African American Vernacular English}} {{r|Singapore English}}
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  • {{r|British and American English}}
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  • ...1916) was an American-born writer who in 1915 by naturalization became an English citizen. He was the younger brother of the pragmatist philosopher [[William ...ings of the Dove (1902); The Golden Bowl (1904); English Hours (1905); The American Scene (1907); The High Bid (1909); Italian Hours (1909).
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  • {{r|American English}} {{r|Canadian English}}
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''râbid''' ([[American English|AmE]] can be '''á''')
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  • * [[Clara Bow]], American actress * [[Richard Brautigan]], American writer and poet
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} see [[English irregular nouns]]: -'''ôes'''
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  • [[Orientalism]] is the western (European and American) study of "the Orient" in its traditional, more expansive, sense. During th ...cidental" is still sometimes used to refer to Europeans (and by extension, Americans of European origin).
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  • ...nch (tool)|wrench]]''' ([[American English]]), or '''spanner''' ([[British English]]), is a [[fastening tool]] used to manipulate threaded fasteners such as [ ...s. 1/2", 3/4", and 1" drives are used for heavy equipment. Both metric and English system sockets, however, can snap onto the male end of the shaft.
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  • ...rred to as a '''vapor'''<ref>American spelling: the [[British and American English|British variant]] is '''vapour'''</ref>) is one of the four major [[Physics
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  • '''Quotation marks''', or (especially in British English) '''inverted commas''', also called, less formally, ''speech marks'' or ''q ...g>'''“'''...'''”'''</big> and <big>'''‘'''...'''’'''</big> as in [[English]] and many other languages,
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  • ...use it widely; it ranks between ca. 300-500 in frequency of use in written English.<ref name=frequency/> ...|url=http://www.conlang.info/wordfreq.html |title=Word Frequency List for English}}.
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  • ...an important [[second language]] for millions more, from [[American people|American]]s interested in the language as a link to their forefathers, to [[business ...to read such thinkers in the original German if at all possible. In fact, English nowadays sports a huge unabridged dictionary, but German does not have need
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  • {{r|British and American English}} {{r|English language}}
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  • ...(letter)|I]], as is the case for instance in the [[English alphabet]]. Its English name is pronounced [ˈeɪtʃ], ''aitch'', as in 'he drops his aitches', ref ==Use in English==
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  • ...ing countries. The name has [[pagan]] origins and is taken from the [[Old English]] for Woden’s Day. ...as been considered the middle of the working week. In American colloquial English, it is often referred to as ‘hump day’, since arriving at Wednesday mea
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  • ==In English== {{:English spellings/Accents}}
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  • ...red 14b Long Haired St. Bernard 15 Newfoundland 16 Bull Terrior 17 English Bulldog 18 French Dwarf Bulldog 19 Pug Dog.}} *[[American Eskimo]](''see also [[German Spitz]]'')
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  • ...word is always spelt with a capital C in American English, but in British English, as in French, the wine is "champagne"; it is frequently called "champers" ...|English]] invention. This has lead some people to suggest that it was the English, and not the French, who originally produced champagne style wines. However
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  • ...the elements. It is also called a [[kennel]]. Speakers of [[Commonwealth English]] generally do not use the word "doghouse" in this sense; they use "kennel"
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  • ...e typographic font used), at least in many English-speaking countries. The American [[National Institute of Standards and Technology]] recommends that "L" be u ...e guidance on pluralizing unit names: the plural is formed by using normal English grammar rules, for example, "henries" is the plural of "henry". The units [
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  • '''Public''' ([[American English|AmE]]: /ˈpəblɪk/; [[British English|BrE]]: /ˈpʌblɪk/) is an important, but controversial, term widely used i ...onary?book=Dictionary&va=public| English term]] is derived from the Middle English (14th century) ''publique'', which in turn comes from Anglo-French, and ult
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  • ...a Scottish Professor of Logic and Philosophy, and reported to the eminent English economist, [[William Stanley Jevons]] who brought it to the attention of th ...=ANGLOAMMARGHET>[http://cepa.newschool.edu/het/schools/engmath.htm ''Anglo-American Marginalists'']</ref>.
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  • '''Thalassemia''' ([[American English]]) or '''thalassaemia''' ([[British English]]) is a recessive trait [[inherited]] [[blood diseases|disease]] of the [[r
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  • It is common in American folklore to assume [[rabbit]]s are incredibly fond of carrots, especially t * [[Carat]]: unit for measuring the weight of precious stones; also (UK English), unit for measuring the proportion of gold in an alloy, such that 24 carat
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  • ...ish, but may be called "Metro" in many languages, and "subway" in American English.
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''Cadíz''' is the traditional English pronunciation, though the Spanish stresses the first syllable
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''Lampedûsa''': Italian has a voiced '''s''', but unvoiced is usual in English
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  • ...of the system of [[English law]], which was in force at the time of the [[American Revolutionary War|Revolutionary War]]. However, the supreme law of the land ===American common law===
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  • ...erm, in American English, refers to the type of card game known in British English as [[Patience]]) is a single-player [[board game]]. Its straightforward ru
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  • ..."sock-a toe-a" depending upon the use of [[American English]] or [[British English]], or even "soccer tour"). It means:
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  • Principally developed by English settlers with influences from Native Americans of the area (e.g.,[[corn]]), the style includes many things from the abund
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  • '''Diarrhea''' (sometimes [[British and American English#ae and oe become e|spelled]] '''diarrhoea''') is "an increased liquidity or ...diction rule for evaluating patients with abdominal pain and diarrhea. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine 26, no. 4:450-453. {{doi|10.1016/j.ajem.2007.
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  • ...nguage|Written]] [[English language|English]] uses the [[Roman alphabet]]. English writing consists of a [[morphophonology|morphophonemic]] [[alphabet]] with ...cent [[loanword|foreign origin]], or to emphasise [[words]] or phrases. In English orthography, this is achieved by ''italics'', '''bold''' or CAPITAL letters
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  • ...or [[household]] consumption. <ref>The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition Houghton Mifflin Company 2000 </ref> Bartley, Jennifer R. Designing the New Kitchen Garden: An American Potager Handbook. Timber Press: Portland, 2006. ISBN 978-0-88192-772-6
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  • ...h short [[vowel]]s; cf. Barack Obama's surname, [oʊbɑ:mə] in [[American English]].</ref> (小浜市 ''Obama-shi''<ref>Literally 'little beach'.</ref>) is a
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  • ...is. New York has always been a [[melting pot]], and it has large groups of Americans with Jewish, Irish, German, Italian or Hispanic descent. In 2005, nearly 1 ...nquered the city and renamed it "New York" after the [[James II of England|English Duke of York and Albany]].<ref>{{cite book |title=The Historical Atlas of N
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  • ...his tales of [[mystery]] and of the [[macabre]], Poe was one of the early American practitioners of the [[short story]], the first writer of [[detective ficti
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  • ...of Teachers, American Educator (1977-1983); resigned as director of [[U.S. English]] (1987-1988) over prejudice of the founder; Republican candidate for U.S.
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  • ...Bowles''' (9 February, 1826-16 January, 1878) was an American [[History of American newspapers|journalist]] based in in [[Springfield, Massachusetts]]. During the controversies affecting slavery and resulting in the [[American Civil War]], Bowles supported, in general, the [[Whig Party]] and [[U.S. Re
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  • '''California Breed''' is an English-American hard rock band founded in [[Los Angeles]], [[California]], comprising of si
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  • ...''tun'' and ''tonne'' in [[French language|French]] and [[English language|English]]. In the evolution of both of those languages, ''tun'' and ''tonne'' origi
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  • * '''[[Bull-Boxer|American Bull Boxer]]''' ([[American Bulldog]]/[[boxer (dog)|Boxer]]) * '''EngAm Bulldog''' ([[American Bulldog]]/[[English Bulldog]])
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  • ...lay, Alan. ''The Indian Slave Trade: The Rise of the English Empire in the American South, 1670-1717''. Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-10193-7. (2002) *Milanich, Jerald T. ''Earliest Hispanic/Native American interactions in the American Southeast''. Garland. ISBN 0824019512 (1991)
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''ónto''' *óntû, weak form *óntə, now British as well as American English<ref>Chambers 12th ed. p. 1075, '''on'''.</ref>
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  • |language = English '''''California Breed''''' is the debut eponymous studio album by English-American rock band [[California Breed]]. The album was released on 19 May 2014, and
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  • ...rt syllables (e.g., in Latin); some count alliterating words (e.g., in Old English); and some, in languages like Chinese in which words have formalized tones, ...a rhythm that conforms exactly to the poem's overall metrical pattern. In English poetry, for example, over the centuries poets and readers have worked out a
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  • ...essive and generally effective foreign policy. Cromwell did as much as any English ruler to shape the future of the land he governed, but his Commonwealth col ...s father, Robert Cromwell, and his mother, Elizabeth Steward, were typical English country gentlefolk. His father was a younger son of a family founded by Tho
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  • ...'[[A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court]]''. During and after the [[American Civil War]], its popular meaning expanded to include any Northerner or resi ...erives from the Northeastern Native American approximation of the words ''English'' and ''Anglais''. <ref>"yankee, n and a" OED <http://dictionary.oed.com/cg
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  • ...8, 1807 in Deerfield, Mass. - July 10/11, 1865 in Florence, Italy), was an American historian, lawyer, journalist, novelist, reformer, anti-slavery activist, a ...emy, N.H., where he also taught English, ancient and modern and especially American history, and chemistry. In 1825, Hosea Hildreth was ordained as priest by [
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  • ...ther collections of material in a given language or national tradition ("[[English literature]]"), visual texts such as [[video]] and [[illustration]], and pu ...teenth century. The ''[[Oxford English Dictionary]]'' (''OED'') traces the English word itself back to the 1200s (when it described familiarity with classical
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  • * Bloom, H. (2004). American naturalism. Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers. * Bergman, S. (1995). Anonymity : the secret life of an American family (Warner Books ed.). New York, NY: Warner Books.
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  • ...ɪ.kəʊ ˌbrɑː.hi]}} or {{IPA|[ˌtʌɪ.kəʊ ˌbrɑː.ə]}} in British English. The original Danish name '''Tyge Ottesen Brahe''' is pronounced in Modern ...- Full digital facsimile, the Royal Library, Denmark. Includes Danish and English translations.
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  • ...a D. Nelson''' (born 1959) is the Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English }}</ref> at [[Vanderbilt University]] and a [[American progressivism|progressive]] advocate for democratic political reform. She i
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  • [[Image:Asl-i-love-you.jpg|thumb|left|250px|''I love you'' in [[American Sign Language]].]] ...nglish]]. Examples of well-established individual sign languages include [[American Sign Language]] (ASL) and [[British Sign Language]] (BSL), but many more ex
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  • ...tian Era" are either "AD"<ref>''Oxford Pocket Dictionary and Thesaurus,'' (American ed.) (1997), New York: Oxford University Press, s.v. "A.D.".</ref> or "CE". ...Style Guide | accessmonthday = September 9 | accessyear = 2006 | author = American Anthropological Society | month = January | year = 2003 }}</ref>
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  • ::Came back to join the Americans, and oooh, [[user:Tom Morris|Tom]], ''yes, we have no [[pineapple|ananas]] ...ticle. But, on the side, wouldn't you say that this phrase has entered the English language? I see it all the time: "So-and-so is the Manchurian Candidate of
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  • Higher-capacity multiplexing also was used in digital telephony. The North American hierarchy of speeds was called the [[plesisochronous digital hierarchy]] (P ...anies (commonly abbreviated to ''[[Telephone company|telco]]'' in American English) are in competition to provide [[telephone]] services. Some of them are inc
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  • ...II]] (1165-1223, reigning 1180-1223) provoked quarrels with two different English Kings - Richard I and his brother John - and when John refused to attend Ph ...oner and burnt at the stake in [[Rouen]] on charges of heresy in 1431, the English steadily lost ground and when the war finally came to a close in 1453, the
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  • {{:English_spellings/Catalogs/Masterlist}} '''[[ABBA|Ábba]]''', normal name case in English;<ref>[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/music/4366574.stm Abba win '
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  • ...s 10,000 years ago. Some have used these observations to conclude that the American lion was a New World tiger species. ...[[The Tyger]]", ''Songs of Experience''. The most anthologized poem in the English language.</small>
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  • ...linked to Manchester's emergence as the world's first industrial city. The English chemist [[John Dalton]], together with Manchester businessmen and industria ...Archaeology; Art History; Classics and Ancient History; Drama; English and American Studies; History; Music; and Religions and Theology). The other Schools are
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  • The '''Church of Scientology''' is a religion founded in 1953 by American [[L. Ron Hubbard]] (1911-1986), as an evolution of [[Dianetics]]. The Chur ...as translated many of its materials into many languages to accommodate non-English speaking adherents.
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  • ...n by airplane was a first major ‘race’ of world aviation. In 1913, the English newspaper ''Daily Mail'' offered a £10,000 prize to the first pilots to fl ...ook off from Newfoundland on May 16. The planes prevailed upon a series of American naval ships positioned at fifty mile intervals, as well as the Azores in th
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  • ...the [[American Bible Society]]. The translators were missionaries of the [[American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions]], including Hiram Bingham, [[A ...nderstand form, much in the way that the [[New Living Translation]] of the english bible is.
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  • |language = English '''''Led Zeppelin''''' is the eponymous debut album of [[England|English]] [[Rock music|rock]] band [[Led Zeppelin]]. It was recorded in October 196
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  • ...tion."<ref>From the back flap of the dust jacket of the Walker and Company American edition of ''The Conspirators'', New York, 1967</ref></blockquote> ...featuring another much more minor series character, Paul Martiny.</ref> an American semi-colleague who clearly works for the unnamed [[CIA]], and with Mortimer
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  • ...eymour Martin Lipset''' (March 18, 1922 - December 31, 2006) was a leading American [[political science|political scientist]] and [[sociology|sociologist]]. Hi ...dies Gold Medal, and the Leon Epstein Prize in Comparative Politics by the American Political Science Association. He has received the Marshall Sklare Award fo
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  • ...ards and oil refineries. He worked well with [[Dwight D. Eisenhower]], the American general in overall command of the invasion of France that was launched succ ...ative politician. He married Jennie Jerome (1854–1921), the daughter of American millionaire Leonard Jerome. The parents' marriage faltered, in part becaus
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  • ...ok the place&mdash;as the generic name for bread&mdash;of ''hlaf'' (modern English ''loaf''), which appears to be the oldest [[Teutonic]] name; [[Old High Ger ...|Chinese]] ''bò bǐng'', [[Scotland|Scottish]] ''[[oatcake]]'', [[North American]] ''[[johnnycake]]'', and [[Ethiopia]]n ''[[injera]]''. The basic flat bre
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  • ...2. American and British forces contended for Maine's territory during the American Revolution and the War of 1812. Because it was physically separated from t ...ost point, is claimed by both the U.S. and Canada and is one of five North American land areas whose sovereignty is still in dispute. Also in this easternmost
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  • ...''all'' "white" horses) actually grey. Other varieties of horses, like the American [[Mustang (horse)|mustang]] are noted to come in all patterns and colors [h ...nd "sorrel" carries over to breeds that are most typically used for either English or Western styles of riding - so that the [[quarter horse]]s so popular for
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  • {{seealso|American nationalism}} ...ations, was created based on shared ideology rather than shared history. [[American nationalism]] is a subset of this belief system, a subset that affects nati
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  • ...nology]]; and public interest. In the process, he presents a synthesis of American history in the domains of technological advances, consequences of those adv ...and organization (he refers to them as ’awakenings’) have occurred in American history, each greatly influencing the political process and leading to majo
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  • ...r=Johnson, Dirk|date=Summer 2005|publisher=Hampden-Sydney College|language=English}}</ref> ...ate =|work=Historical Frankfurt|publisher=Tourismus+Congress GmbH|language=English}}</ref> After WWII, the IG Farben Building served as the headquarters for t
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  • ===Chapter V. Book II. Of the use which the Americans make of public associations in civil life=== ...moral, serious, futile, general or restricted, enormous or diminutive. The Americans make associations to give entertainments, to found seminaries, to build in
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  • ...language|Afrikaans]], [[Frisian language|Frisian]] and [[English language|English]]) did not. Modern Standard German (or ''Hochdeutsch'') derives largely fro !English
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  • ...hrit"/> the name of a pre-Christian winter festival from which the current English word "Yule" is derived. ...on for Christ.<ref>[http://www.askoxford.com/pressroom/archive/xmas Oxford English Dictionary]</ref>
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  • ...rry is a Democratic Senator" or "Senator Kerry is a Democrat," is standard American usage, while "Kerry is a Democrat Senator" is controversial. ...006).</ref> The earliest known use of the term, according to the ''Oxford English Dictionary'', was in Britain in 1890: "Whether a little farmer...is going t
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  • ...the [[Boston Red Sox]] ([[baseball]]) and the [[New England Patriots]] ([[American football]]).
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  • ...lications of the American Dialect Society, 1955, 23:3-34.</ref> In modern English vernacular, marbles have taken on various figurative meanings. To "lose on
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  • * Brecher, Frank W. ''Losing a Continent: France's North American Policy, 1753-1763'' (1998);; ...le Vidal, "Making New France New Again: French historians rediscover their American past," ''Common-Place'' (July 2007) v 7 #4 [http://www.common-place.org/vol
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  • ...t may be an alternate form of a phoneme, such as /t/ in [[English language|English]]. The glottal stop, or closure, may briefly halt the [[pulmonic airstream ...glottal stop for many speakers, such as users of [[Cockney]] and [[Estuary English]] in [[London]] and the south-east of [[England]]; in other words, [t], [ʔ
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  • ...ies, the [[Philippine Revolution]] against [[Spain]], and the [[Philippine-American War]] during U.S. occupation. ...ignificant culture; many Filipinos still speak Spanish as well as Tagalog, English and local languages.
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  • ...president of the [http://www.historians.org/info/AHA_History/lastname.htm American Historical Association], serving in 1981. He edited ''Pamphlets of the American Revolution'', the first volume of which, published in 1965, was awarded the
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  • ...it is a firm belief, in the [[United States Army]], that analysis of the [[American Civil War]] is both important and requires an abundant supply of [[beer]]. ...y, ''A People Numerous and Armed: Reflections on the Military Struggle for American Independence'' (2001)</ref>, and Robert M. Utley<ref>Robert M. Utley, ''Cav
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  • ...a=Joined the Royal Marines in World War I, rose to Captain; along with the American [[Joe Hunt]], probably the most prominent tennis player ever killed on acti |Nationality= American
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  • ...eritage Dictionary (3rd Ed.) provided sixteen distinct definitions for the English word '''Power''':
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  • ...English, and Renaissance political theory. It formed the basis for the [[American Revolution]], the [[Declaration of Independence]] (1776) and the [[U.S. Con ==Origins in the American Revolution==
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  • |language = English ...h]] multi-instrumentalist and producer [[David Bendeth]]. It features star American session musicians; bass player [[Marcus Miller]], and drummer [[Billy Cobha
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  • ...n is the old elite English "public school"; it was the model for the newer American prep schools like Phillips Exeter and St. Paul's. It has produced many gene ...l Reference to India. Krishna R. Dronamraju. Aberdeen University Press.] ''American Journal of Medical Genetics'' 25:177-17.</ref></blockquote>
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  • ...Carlton company. Beer ads are associated with television coverage of the American Superbowl; the cost of such ads runs to hundreds of thousands of dollars. ...]]), and of German ([[Hefeweizen]]), Belgian ([[Witbier]]), or American ([[American Wheat]]) origin. Wheat beers are most often not filtered and take on a clou
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  • ...aleigh, who in the 16th century sponsored the first attempted (but failed) English settlement in what is now North Carolina. After the [[American Revolution]], the government of the new state of North Carolina wanted to r
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  • ...ed]].<ref>Coad, Jonathan (2007). ''Battle Abbey and Battlefield''. London: English Heritage. p. 3. ISBN 978-1-905624-20-1.</ref> ...he penitence imposed on him by [[Pope Alexander II]] for waging war on the English.<ref>Coad, ''Battle Abbey and Battlefield'', p. 32.</ref><ref>Bachrach, Dav
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  • ...nes Brothers (which became Tri-ang). By the end of the nineteenth century, American dollhouses were being made in the United States by The Bliss Manufacturing ...[http://luceweb.nyhistory.org/luceweb/item_detail.htm?qmkey=25126]. Other American companies of the early twentieth century were Roger Williams Toys, Tootsiet
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  • * Berthoff, Rowland. ''An Unsettled People: Social Order and Disorder in American History'' (1979) * Cayton, Mary K et al, eds. ''Encyclopedia of American Social History'' (3 vol 1993), comprehensive guide, and a good place to beg
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  • ...n philosophy''' tends to cover both philosophy done ''in'' America, ''by'' Americans and ''about'' the United States. Well-known American philosophers from the nineteenth century include the [[Pragmatism|Pragmatis
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  • ...t of agreement being his enormous impact on historical scholarship and the American mind. ...more research than almost anyone else and had an encyclopedic knowledge of American history.
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  • ...ivisions are made by adding digits in place of zeros: 510 mathematics, 423 English dictionaries etc. Beyond this, decimal points are used: 794.1 chess etc. Bo ...erican fiction, 823 British fiction etc. Most libraries put all fiction in English (including translations from other languages) in alphabetical sequence out
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  • ...l Bible of the Church of England. For about three centuries it was ''the'' English Protestant Bible, and may well still be the most read translation. Its lite ...ord), but also in major American ones (Merriam-Webster and dictionary.com; American Heritage gives KJB). One possible explanation for this discrepancy is that
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  • *[http://www.adrk.de/index_e.html English version of the General-German Rottweiler Club] *[http://www.akc.org/breeds/rottweiler/index.cfm Rottweiler Breed Standard] - American Kennel Club
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  • ...ose work is noted for [[chromaticism]], extended [[melody]], and [[African-American]] influences.
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  • ...ion=1st |year=2006 |publisher=Billboard Books |location=New York |language=English |isbn=0-8230-8389-6 |pages=4 }}</ref> Back door men were the ones scooting
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  • ...y '''New Plymouth Colony'''; sometimes called '''The Old Colony''') was an English colony in North America from 1620 until 1691, when it was absorbed by its m ...be founded by the English in North America and the first sizable permanent English settlement in New England. The colony agreed on a treaty with Chief Massas
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  • ...eaches is home to the best deal in town every tuesday night when it honors American dollars as if they were [[euro]]s. ...-Partenkirchen is fluent in [[English]], although when asked if they speak English, most residents will reply "A little bit".
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