Welcome to The English Project
The English Project promotes awareness and understanding of the unfolding global story of the English language in all its varieties – past, present and future. We try to present ideas about English in an intelligent, entertaining, inclusive and interactive way. Our hope is that a greater understanding and enjoyment of English can enrich people’s lives and enable them to make more of the exceptional cultural and communications phenomenon which English has become. We intend to reach a broadly-based audience, globally, socially, ethnically and by age amongst English’s two billion speakers worldwide (that's as a first or second language).
Punctuation Mark of the Month
Ellipsis is the punctuation mark that deals with what is not said. It makes the reader do the work of the writer. Ellipsis is about absence, omission, silence. It is …
The Oxford English Dictionary calls ellipsis the ‘omission of one or more words in a sentence, which would be needed to complete the grammatical construction or
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