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Hardback:The stories of English:2004 Hardback The stories of English
The stories of English
Author: Crystal
Publication year: 2004
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Allen Lane
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David Crystal here presents the reader with not only the authoritative history of standard English, but also narrates the stories of the dialects of English, showing how they influenced the development of standard English. Numerous panels describe word histories and look in detail at specific idiosyncracies.

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A fascinating read and good to dip into.
06/09/22
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