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Basic English is a simplified form of English created by Charles Kay Ogden.
850 Basic Words
List of words used in Basic English, arranged into three categories. Includes operations, things, qualities.
AHP and Basic English
Research article by Keikichi Osawa. Compares the "Analytic Hierarchy Process" and Basic English. [pdf]
Back to Basic in EIL
Article advocating the use of Basic English in "English as an International Language" education. Introduces Basic English and Every Man's English, discusses experiments in various countries.
Basic English and Grammatical Reform
E-text of pamphlet by Charles Kay Ogden. Presents Basic English, champions the language, discusses technical points.
Basic English Institute
Organization dedicated to the expansion of Basic English. Features word lists, dictionaries, textbooks, articles, software.
Last update:June 25, 2012 at 5:55:30 UTC