A truly well-deserved Lifetime Achievement Award went to Mike McCarthy's friend, co-author and colleague of 30 years, Ron Carter, at the British Council ELTONS Awards Ceremony, 14th June 2017.
If you'd like to watch Mike's video tribute to Ron, extracts from which were shown at the ceremony,
Article by Mike McCarthy, 'Usage on the Move: evolution and re-volution', available online in the ICC journal Training Language and Culture, 2017, 1 (2): 8-22.
PROFESSOR MICHAEL MCCARTHY
Professor Mike McCarthy English language reference and teaching materials
Article on Irish and British English by Elaine Vaughan, Mike McCarthy
and Brian Clancy in World Englishes , 2017,36 (2): 208-223.
Interested in the Welsh language and Welsh corpora? Choose your language for information about the National Corpus of Contemporary Welsh / Corpws Cenedlaethol Cymraeg Cyfoes (CorCenCC) project:
Mike McCarthy is a project consultant
News of research, talks, publications, etc.
New book on an important subject by Kieran Harrington - highly recommended:
Article by Mike McCarthy: 'Changes in English Grammar – The Tortoise, Not
the Hare' now out in English Media Centre emagazine 78: 50-52.