Aims and Objectives
To examine the English language
Peggy Verrall tel: 01844 275218
Methodist Church Hall, Wycombe Rd
4th Tuesday of the month from 10 am – 12 noon
For more information on the meeting click on the bar below:
- 28/11/2017 10:00 amExploring English
- 26/12/2017 10:00 amExploring English - no meeting
- 23/01/2018 10:00 amExploring English
- 27/02/2018 10:00 amExploring English
For the full schedule for this group follow this link: Interest Group Calendar
What we do
Since reforming in January 2015, our explorations have taken us in several directions: we enjoy discussing grammatical usage, or how language has evolved and is evolving, and sharing any articles found in the press or magazines. In particular we have been studying the various figures of speech used in rhetoric, hearing about a new one each month and then seeing whether we can apply them.
In addition we have been playing word games and sharing jokes, puns, anagrams and anecdotes.
Anyone who enjoys the English language in its various aspects, and who would like to learn more about it and how it can be used is very welcome to join us
The programme for future meetings depends on suggestions and contributions from members.
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