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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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  • ...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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  • ...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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  • ...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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  • ...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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  • ...s roots in European settlements in the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries. The American colonies progressed from marginally successful colonial economies to a smal ...orn of a cow (symbolizing a break from British commerce) with a distressed Englishman watching as other European powers wait to collect milk from the new nati
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  • ...ctually redubbed by the original actors for the [[United States of America|American]] market, as it was feared audiences outside the UK would not understand it
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  • ...he first name of 'Antonie', by which he has become known, was invented by American scholars and never used in his lifetime. Van Leeuwenhoek's given name can ...mena, and shared the resulting observations freely with groups such as the English [[Royal Society]]. Such work firmly established his place in history as one
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  • ...ded the ShomerNet, an internet forum for past and present members of North American Hashomer Hatzair, which has grown to nearly 500 members; Was in [[Hashomer ...urnal. Most recently he was Senior Adviser, International Affairs at the [[American Jewish Congress]]
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  • ...ver]], and [[Lake Erie]]; here the province borders on the [[United States|American]] states of [[New York]], [[Pennsylvania]], and [[Ohio]]. The western boundary consists of a land border with Manitoba and with the American state of [[Minnesota]] and of a marine border with Minnesota and [[Michigan
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  • ...acter, Kayako (伽椰子), appears in the Japanese films and the first two American remakes (''see below''), played each time by the actress and [[contortion|c ==English-language franchise==
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  • ...century, shortly after the appearance of land-based artillery. Italian and English warships carried guns by 1440. They were about 4 feet long with 4-inch cali ...ship, as is evidenced by the salvage of the ''Mary Rose'' the flagship of English King [[Henry VIII]] (sunk in 1545 and salvaged in 1836) which contained gun
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  • ...ary Kupiec, Elliott J. Gorn, and Peter W. Williams, eds. ''Encyclopedia of American Social History'' (3 vol 1993) 2653pp; long articles pages by leading schol * Henretta, James. "Social History as Lived and Written," ''American Historical Review'' 84 (1979): 1293-1323 [http://www.jstor.org/pss/1861469
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  • ...y 1850, with a small Irish Catholic element. After 1900 Poles and African Americans arrived in large numbers. After 1970 most whites moved to the suburbs as t ...me the "Deutsches Athen" (German Athens), soon German speakers outnumbered English speakers in the city.
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  • ...attacks on [[John Wilkes]], and especially by the wars to overthrow the [[American Revolution]] and the [[French Revolution]].<ref> Pocock (1975)</ref> ....html]</ref> The attraction of the Lockean model was that it explained why Americans were individualistic, why they demanded their "rights" all the time, and w
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  • ...erial in a given [[language (general)|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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  • ...AACR2 was modified in 1988, and in 1998 was renamed as '''AACR2R''' (Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, second edition, 1998 revision) with a further revision.
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  • ...a affiliate, [[Al-Shabaab (insurgency)|al-Shabaab]], and believed to be an American recruiter for [[al-Qaeda]]<ref name=WaPo2010-08-01>{{citation | title = Arrest of Va. man spotlights al-Qaeda's new American recruiters
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  • ...e in Europe, but when Germany began unrestricted submarine warfare against American shipping, he called on Congress to declare war. On the home front he began ...r democracy and liberalism. It has been a highly controversial position in American foreign policy, serving as a model for "idealists" to emulate or "realists"
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  • '''Andrew Exum''' is a Fellow with the [[Center for a New American Security]], joining CNAS after five months field research in Lebanon. He fr ...sylvania and earned a master’s degree in Middle Eastern Studies from the American University of Beirut. He is a doctoral candidate in the Department of War S
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  • * Jack P. Greene and J. R. Pole, eds. ''A Companion to the American Revolution.'' (2000). 778pp. ...nt-Barnes, Gregory, and Richard A. Ryerson, eds. ''The Encyclopedia of the American Revolutionary War: A Political, Social, and Military History'' (ABC-CLIO, 2
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  • ...‘Intervening Opportunities: a Theory Relating Mobility and Distance’, American Sociological Review, (1940) vol 5, 845–67. ...tudi Emigrazione/Migration Studies'' (Rome), 43 (March 2006), 467–82. In English.
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  • ...Kind: The Newfoundland and Labrador Relationship with the United States" ''American Review of Canadian Studies'' Vol: 28. Issue: 4. 1998. pp: 387-411. [http:// * English, Christopher, ed. ''Essays in the History of Canadian Law. Vol. 9. Two Isl
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  • {{main|American Revolution, military history}} ...at came to the aid of [[Cornwallis]] and the army trapped at Yorktown. The American state and private naval forces were primarily privateers. The small U.S. na
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  • <br>Or to doom it to oblivion by substituting the English language, ...by the early twentieth century workers had developed an [[English language|english]]-based [[creole (language)|creole]], known today as '[[Hawaiian Creole|Pid
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  • ...Veblen made to Hilda Geiringer in a May 4 1939 letter is instructive: "All American colleges which depend upon income from endowments are suffering from the ef ...inger is an outstanding person and I think it would be in the interests of American science and instruction to keep her in some university.”
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  • ...liament; the British responded that they were "virtually" represented. The Americans said these "virtual representatives" knew nothing about America. ...oston in a chain of episodes that led to armed rebellion in 1775 and the [[American Revolution]]. The colonists formed militias and seized control of each colo
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  • ...merican Policy, 1753-1763'' (1998) [http://www.amazon.com/Losing-Continent-American-1753-1763-Contributions/dp/0313307865/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=120599 ...Louise. ''Habitants and Merchants in Seventeenth-Century Montreal'' (1974; English ed. 2003), highly influential study from [[Annales School]]
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  • ...in the two states alone. The Midwest has the largest proportion of German Americans, with the group dominant in many rural areas. It is one of the two or thre ...nest Menolfi and Leo Schelbert, "The Wisconsin Swiss: a Portrait." ''Swiss American Historical Society Review'' 1989 25(1): 11-35. Issn: 0883-4814 </ref>
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  • ...acceptance. About 10 years after Lavoisier's death Marie-Anne married the American born [[Count Rumford]] (Benjamin Thompson). ...oisier preface.png|left|350px|Part of the "Advertisement" in Vol. 1 of the English translation of Lavoisier's ''Elements of Chemistry''.<ref name = "Kerr">[[A
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  • ...published, and for nearly a century thereafter, successive generations of American schoolchildren used these readers to acquire basic [[literacy]] skills and In the years following the [[American Civil War|Civil War]], there was a demand in the schools for readers which
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  • '''Polish Americans''' are Americans of predominantly Polish descent. Their community is often called '''Polon ...e the History of an Immigration and its Effects on Social Class." ''Polish American Studies'' 2005 62(1): 43-51. Issn: 0032-2806 </ref>
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  • ...these claims, and they are widely disbelieved by the vast majority of the American people. A 1999 [[Gallup poll]], for instance, found that 89% of the U.S. pu ...tes that this occurred during the post-Watergate era, when segments of the American public were disinclined to trust official accounts.<ref>[http://www.wired.c
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  • * Millett, Allan R. ''Their War for Korea: American, Asian, and European Combatants and Civilians, 1945–1953.'' (2003). 310 p ...188-224. full text in Ingenta and Ebsco; discusses major works by British, American, Korean, Chinese, and Russian authors
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  • ...a short international boom of Skat, with many publications on the game in English. Ever since, most Hoyles describe one variant or another. ...The page also has links to PDF versions in German, Spanish and French. The English PDF file linked omits the explanations.
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  • * Davis, Kingsley. "The World Demographic Transition." ''Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science,'' 1945237: 1-11. in JSTOR, classic * Micklewright, F. H. A. "The Rise and Fall of English Neo-malthusianism." ''Population Studies'' 1961 15(1): 32-51.
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  • ...''[[Pale Fire]]''. He is also noted for writing in both [[Russian]] and [[English]].
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  • {{Image|Mile High Paperback.jpg|left|150px|Cover of an English paperback edition published by Penguin in 1972.}} ...first published by [[The Dial Press]] in 1969, was the eighth book by the American satirist and political novelist [[Richard Condon]]. Internationally famous
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  • ...Martin Barzun''' (November 30, 1907—October 25, 2012) was a French-born American [[History|historian]]. Focusing on [[history of ideas|ideas]] and [[Culture He published more than forty books, was awarded the American [[Presidential Medal of Freedom]], and was dubbed a knight of the [[French
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  • |language = English '''''Aurora''''' is a 1969 album by [[United States|American]] psych-rock band [[Stained Glass (band)|Stained Glass]].
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  • ...''The Lamp of Experience: Whig History and the Intellectual Origins of the American Revolution'' (1965) [http://oll.libertyfund.org/Home3/Book.php?recordID=000 * Najemy, John M. "Baron's Machiavelli and Renaissance Republicanism." ''American Historical Review'' 1996 101(1): 119-129. ISSN 0002-8762 Fulltext [http://l
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  • ...ps of 57,900 tons mounting 2,500 cannons and manned by 30,700 crewmen. The English fleet consisted of 197 vessels of 29,800 tons manned by 15,800 men. ...o extend the [[Counter Reformation]] to England. The stringent policies of English Queen [[Elizabeth I]] toward her Catholic subjects, her moral leadership of
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  • {{Image|Ray Casey2.jpg|right|350px| A June 25, 1925, English newspaper appraisal when Casey was playing at Wimbledon.}} ...nia, February 15,1900, died Palo Alto, California, January,1982) was a top American [[tennis]] player of the 1920s on the West Coast of the United States and l
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  • ...to be important, as well as having a significant influence on British and American poetry of the 19th and early 20th centuries. His long autobiographical poem ...English letters. Despite the widespread view that he is one of the major English poets, on a par with [[Geoffrey Chaucer|Chaucer]], [[Edmund Spenser|Spenser
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  • ...ntional warfare (United States doctrine)|unconventional warfare]]'''. When American advisors were sent to [[Laos]] and [[South Vietnam]] in the early sixties, ...e more appropriate than some pure special operations joint task forces. If American combat troops become involved, in situations with both conventional and gue
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  • The English established fishing outposts in [[Newfoundland]] around 1610 and colonized ...it angered many residents of the Thirteen Colonies, helping to fuel the [[American Revolution]].
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  • |language = English ''''Agent Orange'''' is the name of a short composition by American singer-songwriter [[Tori Amos]]. It first appeared on her 1996 album ''[[Bo
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  • *Noll, Mark A. ''The Old Religion in a New World: The History of North American Christianity'' (2001) [http://www.amazon.com/Old-Religion-New-World-Christi ...s one of the central texts of English-language Christianity, and indeed of English-language culture altogether. It remains the most read, at least in the USA.
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  • ...in Dorchester, Mass. - January 7, 1931 in Cambridge [check], Mass.) was an American historian and an author of a monumental ''History of the United States'' in ...] and was the basis of the first paper given at the first meeting of the [[American Historical Association]] in 1884 in Saratoga, N.Y.
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  • '''The Keener's Manual''' is an imaginary book created by the 20th-century American political novelist [[Richard Condon]]. From it Condon used quotations or [ ...t a wake or funeral." <ref>''Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language, Second Edition, Unabridged'', G. & C. Merriam Co., Publishers, Sp
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  • ...aní language|Guaraní]], [[Italian language|Italian]], [[English language|English]], [[German language|German]], [[Welsh language|Welsh]], [[Dutch language|D ...e officially or predominantly spoken. In this view, the [[English language|English]]-speaking countries of the [[Central America]] and the [[Caribbean]] (such
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  • |language = English ''''C'mon Everybody'''' is a 1958 [[rock and roll]] song by American [[singer-songwriter]] Eddie Cochran. Composed by Cochran and Jerry Capehart
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  • ...writer and diplomat [[Miguel Ángel Asturias]]. A landmark text in [[Latin American literature]], ''El Señor Presidente'' explores the nature of political [[ ...es. The style of ''El Señor Presidente'' influenced a generation of Latin American authors. The themes of Asturias's novel, such as the inability to tell real
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  • * Beals, Carleton; ''Our Yankee Heritage: New England's Contribution to American Civilization'' [http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=1939888 (1955) online] * Handlin, Oscar. "Yankees", in ''Harvard Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Groups,'' ed. by Stephan Thernstrom, (1980) pp 1028–1030.
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  • ...ed eighty-four, or 96%, arguably the most successful legislative agenda in American history. <ref name="unger104">Unger, Irwin, 1996: 'The Best of Intentions: ...d housing discrimination and extended constitutional protections to Native Americans on reservations, but had little impact.
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  • |language = English '''''All''''' is a 1967 studio album by American singer [[James Darren]]. It features the [[Eric Freeman Combo]], and includ
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  • ...y [[chromaticism]] and extended [[melody]], and the influence of [[African-American]] music, experienced during a youthful sojourn in [[Florida]]. Delius was Most of Delius's works are tone poems, like ''Brigg Fair: An English Rhapsody'' or ''In a Summer Garden''. He also wrote four [[concertos]] (fo
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  • |language = English '''''At the Drive-In''''' is a 1972 studio album by [[United States|American]] blues-jazz guitarist [[Freddy Robinson]]. Robinson had previously session
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  • ...om/members/catalog/DetailView.aspx?s=&Movie=22825 ''Batman'' (1966) at the American Film Institute (AFI)] ...rs/catalog/DetailView.aspx?s=&Movie=59187 ''Batman Returns'' (1992) at the American Film Institute (AFI)]
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  • The "Royal Sovereign", launched in 1637, was probably the first three-decked English warship and she proved extremely serviceable. Its builder, Phineas Pett, de ...114 guns. Its most significant action occurred with the French against the English in the Battle of Toulon in February 1744.
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  • ...rne'' is in use as a [[Surname|surname]], especially in [[English language|English]]-speaking countries. ''Arne'' can also be a female forename. In this case ...The emergence of the low end-[[Vowel|vowel]] is an equivalent to the [[Old English]] translations of the Germanic ''waltan'' ("to govern", "to possess", "to h
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  • * Rennick, Robert M. "The Inadvertent Changing of Non-English Names by Newcomers to America: a Brief Historical Survey and Popular Presen ...h. "Exhibition Review: Celebrating Immigration History at Ellis Island." ''American Quarterly'' 1992 44(1): 82-100. Issn: 0003-0678 [http://links.jstor.org/si
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  • ...em: How Wikipedia's reaction to popularity is causing its decline |journal=American Behavioral Scientist |volume=57 |issue=7 |pages=664-688 |id= |url=http://dx ...ed and debated study which compared the accuracy of 42 entries each in the English Wikipedia and the Encyclopaedia Britannica, concluding that both had simila
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  • |language = English '''''How the West Was Won''''' is a triple live album by [[England|English]] [[rock group]] [[Led Zeppelin]], released by [[Atlantic Records]] on comp
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  • ...de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu |title=The Spirit of Laws (translated in English by Thomas Nugent, revised by J. V. Prichard)|year=1748|url=http://www.const ...|authorlink=Jean-Jacques Rousseau|title=The Social Contract (translated in English by G. D. H. Cole)|year=1762|url=http://www.constitution.org/jjr/socon.htm |
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  • ...tion of scholars and artists — egotistical, free-thinking, and even anti-American in their politics — managed to reach out from its Paris headquarters to d .... The activity engaged in plausibly appears to emanate from a non-official American source, or an indigenous, non-hostile source, or there may be no attributio
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  • * Connerley, Jennifer. "Friendly Americans: Representing Quakers in the United States, 1850-1920." PhD dissertation * Davies, Adrian. ''The Quakers in English Society, 1655-1725.'' Oxford U. Press, 2000. 261 pp.
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  • |language = English ''''I'm Gonna Crawl'''' is a song on [[England|English]] [[Rock music|rock]] band [[Led Zeppelin]]'s 1979 album, ''[[In Through th
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  • |language = English ...orded at A&R Studios, [[New York]], during the band's [[Led Zeppelin North American Tour Spring 1969|second concert tour of the United States]], and was engine
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  • ...ended in the middle of the 18th when France ceded nearly all of its North American territory to Great Britain in the [[Treaty of Paris (1763)]]. At its peak ..., giving France control over what would become Nouvelle France, its North American colony. Traveling up-river, Cartier established a settlement at [[Stadacon
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  • ...- 1946), was a senior American general in [[World War II]] as commander of American forces in the [[China-Burma-India theater]] (1942-44) and commander of the ...role in organizing G-2 operations for the [[American Expeditionary Forces|American offensive]] at Saint-Mihiel.
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  • |language = English ''''Sick Again'''' is a song by [[England|English]] [[rock group]] [[Led Zeppelin]], from the band's 1975 album ''[[Physical
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  • |language = English ''''Fool in the Rain'''' is a song on [[England|English]] [[Rock music|rock]] band [[Led Zeppelin]]'s 1979 album, ''[[In Through th
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  • ...le, General [[Robert E. Lee]] lost his birthright citizenship during the [[American Civil War]] when he decided to fight for the Confederate cause, but when th ...enerally, civic participation is almost nonexistent for wide swaths of the American public.<ref name=tws19nov33>{{cite news
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  • ...ggae]]. It combined Caribbean [[mento]] and [[calypso music|calypso]] with American [[jazz]] and [[rhythm and blues]]. It is characterized by a walking bass li ...with British [[mod]]s. In the late 1960s it became the favourite music of English [[skinhead]]s. Music historians typically divide the history of ska into th
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  • |language = English ''''Hot Dog'''' is a recorded song on [[England|English]] [[Rock music|rock]] band [[Led Zeppelin]]'s 1979 album, ''[[In Through th
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  • * Hattaway, Michael, ed. ''A Companion to English Renaissance Literature and Culture.'' (2000). 747 pp. * Najemy, John M. "Baron's Machiavelli and Renaissance Republicanism." ''American Historical Review'' 1996 101(1): 119-129. ISSN 0002-8762 Fulltext [http://l
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  • ...sly under the title ''The Champion of Virtue'' and only in 1778 as The Old English Baron. She was clearly inspired by Walpole's Castle of Otranto. Her novel w * [[Clara Reeve]], ''The Old English Baron'' (1777, originally published as ''The Champion of Virtue'')
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  • ...the most often used in specialist religion reference sources.<ref>''Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules'', 1998 edition, 25.17A (page 502) and 25.18F1 (page 522) ...translations of parts of the Canon in many languages. There are dozens of English translations of the Dhammapada. A number of anthologies have appeared, thou
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  • ...the U.S. or Imperial gallon, is sometimes used in other [[English language|English]]-speaking countries as well. ...1}}</ref><ref name=Rowlett2>[http://www.unc.edu/~rowlett/units/custom.html English Customary Weights and Measures] 2001, Professor Russ Rowlett, [[University
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  • ...attended Queens College in Hong Kong briefly, and was baptized there by an American missionary.<ref>Irma Tam Soong, "Sun Yat-sen's Christian Schooling in Hawai ...and Henry George: The Essential Role of Land Policy in Their Doctrines," ''American Journal of Economics and Sociology,'' Vol. 33, No. 2 (Apr., 1974), pp. 201-
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  • ...cricket became widespread and is now the national summer sport in several English-speaking countries. Matches range in scale from informal weekend afternoon ...inal.pdf Cross-National Cultural Diffusion: The Global Spread of Cricket]. American Sociological Review, Harvard University (2005).</ref>
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  • ...an film. Since then, she has appeared in over 50 films, both European and American, receiving numerous accolades for her roles in ''Exposed'' (1983), ''Revolu
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  • ...Diné – provide good examples<ref>Original Tribal Names of Native North American People. http://www.native-languages.org/original.htm, accessed Feb. 23, 20 ...o an ethnic group by another group or groups of people. For instance, the English word “German” and the Spanish word “alemán” both refer to the peop
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  • '''Rex King''' is an [[England|English]] tour manager for musical artists, and an employee of Trinifold Management King was first employed by Bonham for the Led Zeppelin's North American tour of 1977 as personal assistant. He was contacted for the job just four
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  • ...ed systems made up of many interacting components behave. Readers of the ''American Journal of Physiology'' may point out that, by such a definition, "systems ...n research physiology, as exemplified by many recent publications in the ''American Journal of Physiology'''s suite of journals.
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  • |language = English ...The Song Remains the Same|concert film of the same name]] by the [[England|English]] [[rock band]] [[Led Zeppelin]]. The album was originally released in 1976
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  • '''Steven Millhauser''' (born 3 August 1943 in [[New York City]]) is an American novelist and short story writer. ...[[Pulitzer Prize]] for Fiction in 1997, Millhauser, perhaps one of modern American fiction's most elusive characters, told an interviewer that it would not ch
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  • ...ich deposed its prime minister Maurice Bishop in 1983, the Organization of American States requested the [[United States]] to intervene and restore democracy (
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  • The American population has grown steadily to 300 million in 2006 from the 3.9 million w ...remy Greenwood, and Seshadri, Ananth. "The U.S. Demographic Transition." ''American Economic Review'' (2002) 92(2): 153-159. Issn: 0002-8282 Fulltext: [http://
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  • ...ews, and instantly established McCarry's reputation as one of the foremost American novelists of espionage. Later books by McCarry, nine more in all, expanded ...little more than a nonentity, an intelligent, capable, relatively youthful American agent that his superiors think highly of. Cool and detached, he rarely show
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  • ...tory of the '''Department of the Treasury''' began in the turmoil of the [[American Revolution]], when the [[Continental Congress]] at [[Philadelphia]] deliber ...cy]]. Protests against the worthless money swept the colonies and angry [[Americans]] coined the expression “not worth a Continental.”
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  • (2016). American crime fiction : a cultural history of Nobrow literature as art. New York, N Bendixen, A., & Edenfield, O. C. (2017). The centrality of crime fiction in American literary culture. New York, NY; Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
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  • ...[[The New York Times]], [[Kirkus Reviews]], or [[Publishers Weekly]]. All American editions of his books were thereafter published by smaller, less well-known ...sual highly competent police officials of various nationalities. A wealthy English gentleman with a château in the Médoc full of valuable paintings is anoth
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  • ...ter became known as [[economic determinism]]. His ''Historical View of the English Government'' (1787) was one of the most important contemporary history of [ Millar supported American independence and opposed the slave trade and the war with Revolutionary Fra
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  • ...''Horses, Oxen and Technological Innovation: The Use of Draught Animals in English Farming from 1066 to 1500.'' (1986). 331 pp. * John T Schlebecker. ''Whereby we thrive: A history of American farming, 1607-1972'' (1972)
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  • # ''Lezioni Americane - Sei Proposte per il Prossimo Millennio (1988, 1993), Mondadori, Milano ( === English editions ===
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  • ...-1953), was an American historian who was a descendant of the 18th-century American jurist and playwright Royall Tyler. ...o the government of Hungary. With Hayford Peirce, the older brother of the American painter [[Waldo Peirce]], he published in French a pioneering study of Byza
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  • ...on themes including childhood, mortality, and the early-twentieth-century American south; for his masterful use and adaptation of traditional poetic form; and ..., but decided to concentrate on literature instead. He received a B.A. in English from the University of Miami, and an M.A. from the University of North Caro
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  • '''Cordell Hull''' a was American attorney, political leader and diplomat. He was the longest-serving longes ...s appointment at this critical time was a signal of Tokyo's intent to calm American concern. If anyone could have done it, Nomura was the man." <ref name=Layt
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  • ...s appointment at this critical time was a signal of Tokyo's intent to calm American concern. If anyone could have done it, Nomura was the man." <ref name=Layt ...o the Japanese military leadership. Nomura reported that there was special American sensitivity over [[French Indochina]].
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  • ...movements past and present, especially abolition of [[slavery]], [[Native American]]s' rights, [[Prohibition of alcohol, United States|prohibition]], women's ...l as peace, nonviolence, social justice, respect for all, etc. During the American Revolutionary war, Quakers who were staunch pacifists found themselves face
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  • '''Chicago''', [[Illinois]], is the dominant city of the American Midwest, and the third largest in population in the U.S., with 2,856,016 pe ...ng to Chicago's sprawling suburban geography and to modern myths about the American dream.
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  • ...taries have gone to metric measurements for the caliber of new weapons, in English-speaking countries, it is still common to find the calibers of small arms e ** 7.62 by 61 mm, 30-06 used in the American [[M1903 Springfield rifle]]
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  • ...d historians. Following are selected major scholarly books and articles in English, and some major memoirs. * Boyle Peter G. ''American-Soviet Relations: From the Russian Revolution to the Fall of Communism.'' 1
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  • ...on of the new party, along with the death of the [[Whig Party]], realigned American politics. The central issues were new, as were the voter alignments, and th ...rs of third parties (especially the [[Free Soil Party]] and Know-Nothings (American Party). Many [[U.S. Democratic Party, history|Democrats]] who joined up wer
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  • ...xisted at the expense of both liturgical Hebrew and the [[English language|English]] necessary for upward mobility, and his [[Orthodox Judaism]] "could not en ...e younger rabbi, were favorably impressed. There were mentions even in the English-language press. [Adler, 1999, 246-247, 257]
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  • ...nsylvania and Virginia, while the southern parts were populated by wealthy English planters who set up large slave plantations. Therefore the Province of Sout ...eclaration of Independence. The British invaded in 1780, capturing a large American army, and set up a networks of forts designed to attract Loyalists. Nasty g
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  • ...30s. He wrote countless editorials for newspapers and was the founder of ''American Heritage'' magazine. His work is noted for thorough research in primary sou ...the faculty there. Among many honors he served as Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University]] from 1940 to 1941 and again from 1964 to 196
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  • ...al issues on topics of widespread interest. The language of the journal is English. ::#Does Language Shape Thought?: Mandarin and English Speakers' Conceptions of Time. 2001.
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  • ...or [[thought]]. In a [[declarative sentence]], in the [[English (language)|English]], a name often begins a [[sentence]]. In [[mythology]], [[god|gods and god ...can families are often keenly aware of a name's meaning, a set of Nigerian-American [[septuplet]]s were all given names that reflected appreciation to God.
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  • '''Yes''' are an [[England|English]] [[progressive rock]] [[band (music)|band]] that formed in [[London]] in 1 ...e Howe]] was hired. Howe would be included in the front cover photo of the American release despite not having played on the album.
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  • ...es).</ref><ref>{{cite book|author=Gordan L. Dugger|title=Ramjets|publisher=American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics|year=1969|page=15}}</ref> ...with the Rolls-Royce Nene engine going on to power the famous [[MiG-15]]. American and Soviet designs, independent axial-flow types for the most part, would s
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  • ...ious systems for encoding printable characters have been used, including [[American Standard Code for Information Interchange|ASCII]], [[Extended Binary Coded ...osh]] computer. One example of ASCII would be the capital letters of the [[English language]], which range from 101 for "A" to 127 for "Z".
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  • ...ol is named after a descendant of Colonel Joseph Durfee a veteran of The [[American Revolutionary War]]. and the founder of the first cotton mill in the city. ...nations captured the US Open Cup 5 times and showcased the talents of such American talents as Billy Gonsalves and Bert Patenaude. Fall River was one of the ho
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  • By the 1930s, while still a Yiddish publication, it was a significant American daily, urban oriented, with a circulation of over 275,000, and visibility t ...he newspaper's non-profit holding company, remade the ''Forward'' into an English-language weekly covering the Jewish world. Seth Lipsky edited for the first
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  • ...ew Sachs]]), a waiter newly arrived from Barcelona, who speaks very little English, and whom Basil frequently upbraids and physically attacks, as well as Poll ...erm of scorn for particularly bad hotel experiences. Pilot episodes for an American remake have been made a number of times, and a film was planned.
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  • ...r walls pierced by closely spaced windows) was characteristic of [[England|English]] institutional libraries. In [[Continental Europe|Continental]] libraries, ...anizations. Carnegie systematically funded 2,507 libraries throughout the English-speaking world, including 1,689 libraries in the United States, 600 librari
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  • '''Andrew Carnegie''' (1835-1919) was a Scottish-American industrialist and founder of the [[Steel industry, history |steel industry ==American years==
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  • ...Port Royal) to the London and Plymouth companies in 1606. Rival French and English charters, with their overlapping territories, provided a basis for conflict ...by the U.S. and the outbreak of the [[War of 1812]], privateering against American ships, and smuggling into antiwar New England, became highly profitable. W
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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> ...and government offices figure conspicuously as the plot advances from the English countryside to the heart of Venice. Only Colonel Russell is exactly what he
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  • ...n of sociocultural processes (again, on small and large scales). In North American anthropology, linguistic anthropology is one of the traditional four primar ...ology. K. Basso and H.A. Selby, eds. Pp. pp. 11-56. Albuquerque: School of American Research/ University of New Mexico Press.</ref>. To speak Taiap is associat
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  • ...hundred years old. A [[Microlaelia lundii]] that belongs to the [[Círculo Americanense de Orquidófilos]] has been cultivated for more than one hundred years. {{Image|JLindley.jpg|left|200px|'''John Lindley'''.<br><small>The English botanist [[John Lindley]] is highly noted for his work describing and class
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  • ...omas Stearns Eliot''' (26 September 1888 – 4 January 1965) was a British-American poet and literary critic. Born in [[St. Louis Missouri]] to a prosperous fa ...ced most of his poetic output early in his career, making a strong mark on English-language [[modernism|modernist]] literature with ''[[The Love Song of J. Al
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  • The word "juggling" derives from the Middle English "jogelen", which derives from the Anglo-French "jugler", which derives from ...he IJA juggling festival which is held annually in a [[North america|North American]] city. The [[Europe|European]] counterpart of the IJA is the European Jugg
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  • For many years, American tradition held that the game was invented by [[Abner Doubleday]] in 1839 in </ref> However, the modern game actually developed out of the 18th-century English game of ''[[rounders]]'', which thus is the immediate predecessor of baseba
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  • ...on from a [[conservatism|conservative]] and pro-[[United States of America|American]] viewpoint. Founded in November, 2006, by [[Andrew Schlafly]], son of the ...ts].' March 21st 2007.</ref> but now the site's "Manual of Style" presents American spellings as being preferred, with [[Commonwealth of Nations|Commonwealth]]
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  • ...or his rich storytelling and memorable characters. Considered one of the [[English language]]'s greatest [[writing|writers]], he was the foremost novelist of ...the trip is described in the short [[Travel literature | travelogue]] ''[[American Notes]]'' and is also the basis of some of the episodes in ''[[Martin Chuzz
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