Worldwide Englishes: How many different types of English are spoken around the world?

English is a widely recognized global language that is employed across the world in various settings. The most famous varieties of English known are British English and American English. Howoever, since the term so called "World Englishes" is introduced, English has numerous adaptations and modifications from its users due to its status as a widely-used global language. These changes reflect the distinctive viewpoints of those who speak it.

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How Worldwide English Learners Rate Their English

I've been around 3 months joining an online channel providing worldwide English learners to virtually practice their spoken English. I joined the channel to find some data for my research on how worldwide English learners rate their English, how do they learn English, and improvement they gain during their practice in the channel. Explore More

Understand The Open Access Business Model Before You Send Your Manuscript

There are abundant publishers nowadays which treat themselves as open source publishers. However, in academic domain, the term so called 'open source' does not always mean 'free'. If you think it shares similar definition with the term 'open source' commonly used under software stuff, then you must be wrong. 'Open access' is a business model in science.

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The Potential of Metaverse in Assisting English Language Learning

The emergence of the metaverse, a virtual reality space where users can interact with a computer-generated environment and other users, has opened up new possibilities for various aspects of our lives, including education. In particular, the potential of the metaverse in assisting the learning of English language skills is garnering significant attention. This blogcast aims to explore the benefits and applications of the metaverse in English language learning, and its potential to revolutionize the way we acquire and practice language skills. Explore More