The English Language: A Guided Tour of the Language 2Rev Ed Edition, Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0141003962
ISBN-10: 0141003960
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"Illuminating guided tour of our common treasure by one of its most lucid and sensible professionals."  —Times

"A splendid blend of erudition and entertainment."  —THES

About the Author

David Crystal is an honorary professor of linguistics at the University of Wales, Bangor. He is one of the most highly respected commentators on the English language. He is the author of Language Play, Listen to Your Child, and Words on Words.

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  • File Size: 7753 KB
  • Print Length: 340 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 0141003960
  • Publisher: Penguin; 2Rev Ed edition (March 28, 2002)
  • Publication Date: March 28, 2002
  • Sold by: PEN UK
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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