Professor David Crystal: The Influence of the King James Bible on the English Language

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On 7 July 2011, the British Council invited Professor David Crystal to speak at the English-Speaking Union in London about the influence of the King James Bible on the English language and especially its idioms.

Download the audio of Professor Crystal’s lecture on http://www.soundcloud.com/​britishcouncil/​david-crystal-king-james-bible-english

Find more English language materials on our TeachingEnglish site: http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/

You can read more about the English-Speaking Union on http://esu.org/

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