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A European database of descriptors of English electronic texts
Readers of the Messenger need hardly be told of the importance and impact of electronic corpora in linguistics, including historical linguistics. The very first issue (the “Zero Issue” in fact) ofExpand
Linguistics, language, and verbal art
Code-Switching in Medieval English Drama
Introductory remarks. This essay is an attempt to apply the sociolinguistic concept of code-switching to the analysis of medieval English drama. The study of code-switching began in the 1970s,Expand
American popular culture
THE COMPOSITION OF THE CHESTER ADORATION OF THE SHEPHERDS
This play has frequently been commented upon for the comic scenes which it contains and which make it stand out from the normally serious and devout rest of the Chester cycle. As is well known, theExpand
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