Thursday, June 30, 2011

"The Sun Never Sets On the English Language"

Or on Open University's pedagogical reach. Or for that matter on YouTube's democracy.

@openculture just posted a link on Twitter to OU's video series "The History of English in Ten Minutes." I couldn't help reposting, mostly because, well, it's a witty animated journey through words. And who doesn't love witty, animated, documentary-type videos on YouTube? And words, words, words.

That's what I thought.

As a teaser, here's one of my favorites: "The English of Science"