Key Stage 5 English Language – Introductory resources

Introductory resources

These resources are for teaching the basics of language study at this level, including the study of lexis, semantics, grammar, phonology, discourse, pragmatics, and graphology, as well as key concepts such as register, idiolect, sociolect and dialect.

Introduction to language study units

The specialist Teachit Language units below are now accessible on the same basis as all our other resources. Find out more here.

Talk talk

Talk talk: introductory material designed to encourage an exploratory approach to real and represented spoken language variation.

She sells sea shells

She sells sea shells: images of seashore objects and street signs, for exploring ways of classifying data.