English Language

Crystal, David

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David Crystal has revised his survey of the English language in all its forms. As well as the structure of the language, the uses of English throughout the world and a brief history, there is a new chapter on the effect of technology on the language.

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This is the definitive survey of the English language – in all its forms. Crystal writes accessibly about the structure of the language, the uses of English throughout the world and finally he gives a brief history of English. The book has been fully revised and there is a fascinating new chapter on ‘The effect of technology’ on the English language. ‘Illuminating guided tour of our common treasure by one of its most lucid and sensible professionals’ The Times ‘A splendid blend of erudition and entertainment’ THES

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Weight 234 g
Dimensions 198 × 129 × 15 mm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

312

Language

English

Edition

2nd Edition

Dewey

420 (edition:21)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K