Global Englishes. Adult Literacy Teacher Education 21 January 2014. Module 3: Global Englishes. Identify what is meant by global English Discuss Kachru’s model Examine some of the reasons why learning English is important Explore some variations across Englishes .
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the “expanding circle”
the “outer circle”
the “inner circle”
“There has never been a language so widely spread or spoken by so many people as English. There are therefore no precedents to help us see what happens to a language when it achieves genuine world status: and predictions of the future have a habit of being wrong.”