(Amerikai angol) in autumn 2017
, Wed 14:00–15:30
seminar, 30 h/term; strong prereq: BBN-ANG-241
description & set texts
The aim of this course is to study American English, a distinct variety of the English language, in a systematic manner. Differences between British and American English will be discussed on diverse levels of the language: pronunciation, spelling and punctuation, vocabulary and idiomatic expressions, grammar, speaking style and miscellaneous differences.
Zoltán Kövecses 2002. Bridge One – British and American English Differences for Learners of English with Exercises, Librotrade Kft. – MPL Könyv Kft.
requirements & assessment
Grades will be based on the students’ homework (20%); mid-term test (40%); end-term test (40%).