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Language of International Diplomacy, The

Author: Infobase,; INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : INTELECOM, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2011] 2015. ©2011
Series: Luminaries.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Former White House press secretary Mike McCurry talks about the need to speak "an entirely different language" as a State Department spokesperson. "While you're doing the briefing in English," Mr. McCurry explains, "...it's a peculiar variant called 'Foggy Bottom English' that's spoken in the language of international diplomacy."
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1048863303
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by INTELECOM, 2011.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 18, 2015.
Target Audience: 9 - 12
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 11 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Language of International Diplomacy, The (1:00);
Series Title: Luminaries.
Responsibility: INTELECOM.

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Former White House press secretary Mike McCurry talks about the need to speak "an entirely different language" as a State Department spokesperson. "While you're doing the briefing in English," Mr. McCurry explains, "...it's a peculiar variant called 'Foggy Bottom English' that's spoken in the language of international diplomacy."

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