offshore English


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Term: (A word or expression you have seen in writing)

Offshore English

Your definition or explanation:
Use of English abroad as an international standard English

Example: (An example of the term in use)
One of the advantages of using offshore English is that it has no cultural references.
Offshore English is used by natives and non-natives alike and is becoming a standard neutral form of English.

One or more places you have seen the term: (Please give URLs/links to web pages, or a full description of a print publication.)
WRF thread "Offshore English" with about 20 Examples of it in use

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