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Video update on the week's activities

Jo Dixon has provided feedback on the week’s activities in a short video update.

This is an additional video, hosted on YouTube.

This video was recorded in Southampton on Saturday 23rd May.

Conversations to join

Thread step 4.2 started by Karyn about whether universally accepted standards are needed with contributions from Alexandra and Mohamed that broaden out the discussion

Guiseppe’s question on step 4.4 about Brexit

Paul’s comment (that is not strictly about ELF but nevertheless relevant to the week’s topics) about correcting native speakers’ ‘errors’ with Maria’s reply about ‘errors’ in American English (on step 4.6)

Thread on step 4.6 started by Silvia about whether different contexts of usage demand different standards of ‘correctness’

Owen’s comment on step 4.12 about native and non-native teachers and marketing

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