Linguistics and English Language
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Metaphor 'menu' for cancer patients launched by researchers
The first manual of expressions describing cancer has been developed by researchers to help patients make sense of their disease. The metaphor 'Menu', which will be available online from Monday, November 11, follows research by Lancaster University based on the views of more than 100 people involved in cancer care and analysis of more than one million words.
Study addresses one of the most challenging problems in educational policy and practice
Language proficiency has an important influence on learners’ ability to answer scientific questions a new joint study by Lancaster and Sheffield Universities has found. And this is particularly challenging for children from homes where English is not their first language –now a significant and increasing proportion of classrooms worldwide.