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Prelims Paper 1: Introduction to English Language and Literature: Exercises

Subjects: English


Useful links

These exercises use the following resources:


Exercise 1:

Shakespeare's Words



Exercise 2a:

Proquest Historical Newspapers: Guardian

Times Digital Archive


Exercise 2b:

BNC-BYU Brigham Young University (BYU)


Exercise 3:

Middle English Dictionary

Oxford English Dictionary


Exercise 4:

BNCWeb (If Oxford interface isn't working use Lancaster - you will need to register for an account but it is free)