Sir Patrick, who had stood apart (while the question of Ratcatcher's relapse was under discussion) sardonically studying the manners and customs of modern English
youth, now came forward, and took his part in the proceedings.
polite society, my native sphere, seems to me as corrupt as consciousness of culture and absence of honesty can make it.
Across the table the body of the man in the brown dressing-gown lay amid his burst and gaping brown-paper parcels; out of which poured and rolled, not Roman, but very modern English
Excerpts from'Fish and Chips -- The Modern English
Still, as in a Loeb Classical Library volume, the juxtaposition of original text and modern English
translation in the present edition can help a beginner quickly establish initial contact with the original.
Madonna's "Lucky Star" and "I Melt With You" by Modern English
are two of the songs featured in Glee 5x19.
The topics include Marian verse as politically oppositional poetry in Elizabethan England, performance and Parshanut: The Historie of Jacob and Esau, biblical and rabbinic intertextuality in George Herbert's "The Collar" and "The Pearl," some literary and historiographical challenges in reading funeral sermons for early modern English
women, and the language of tragic community in King Lear.
I recommend the now titled The New Fowler's Modern English
Usage (first published in 1926, and now in its third edition) as an excellent and acknowledged guide to the standard English of today.
org) The CBT was formed in 1965 to create a modern English
Bible translation from the oldest and best-attested biblical manuscripts.
More particularly, John Gillies's 1994 Shakespeare and the Geography of Difference and Garrett Sullivan's 1998 The Drama of Landscape have, among others, been instrumental in positioning early modern English
drama within the ways in which the new cartography enabled the imagining of space.
The third updated edition of GARNER'S MODERN AMERICAN USAGE offers a new feature: a "Language-Change Index" which registers where each disputed usage in modern English
falls into a range from non-acceptability to acceptability.
His work is a must read for anyone evaluating and criticizing modern English
literature in comparison to the literature of the empire.