English Speaking Countries - Read about evolution of English, and view list of english speaking countries as English is most widely spoken languages in the World and vote for 'Should english be official language of world'
Every english teacher's favorite list... BUT I read somewhere that using too many other words instead of "said" is a clear sign that you're a beginning writer. Most of the time, "said" is just fine. It's nice to have options, though. :)
Listen to Lexicon Valley Episode No. 38: Fisherman's Whorf Subscribe in iTunes ∙ RSS feed ∙ Download ∙ Play in another tab It's become fashionable in recent years to tout the notion that the language you speak affects the way you think, and even influences how you experience reality itself. It’s an attractive idea, and...
'If everyone were capable of at least 1000 words in a new language, social attitudes and economic prospects would be significantly enhanced'... The Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/british-academy-partner-zone/1