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Introduction

  • Cliff Goddard
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Abstract

Minimal English is a radically reduced form of English designed to be maximally clear and cross-translatable into other languages of the world. This chapter overviews the ten subsequent chapters in this collaborative and multidisciplinary volume.

Notes

Acknowledgements

The ANU Centre for Humanities provided valuable support for 2015 Symposium “Global English, Minimal English”, held at Australian National University.

Reference

  1. Wierzbicka, Anna. 2014. Imprisoned in English: The Hazards of English as a Default Language. New York: Oxford University Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cliff Goddard
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  1. 1.Griffith UniversityBrisbaneAustralia

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