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A history of the English language

This has long been considered the standard work on its subject. Now in its fourth edition, it has been extensively revised to take into account recent developments in linguistic scholarship.

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  • "This is an exploration of the linguistic and cultural development of English, from the Middle Ages to the present day. This fifth edition includes new sections on gender issues and updated material on African American vernacular English."
  • ""Comprehensive and balanced, this classic exploration of the history of the English language combines internal linguistic history and external cultural history from the Middle Ages to the present. Emphasis is on the political, social and cultural forces that affect language. [This text]: includes English Present and Future; Provides a new section on Gender Issues and Linguistic Change in Chapter 10; Includes a thorough revision of Chapter 11. [It also] includes updated material on African American Vernacular English. Discusses Black English and varieties of English in Africa and Asia, as well as varieties in the United States, Australia, and Canada."-Back cover."
  • "This has long been considered the standard work on its subject. Now in its fourth edition, it has been extensively revised to take into account recent developments in linguistic scholarship."@en

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  • "History"
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  • "Online-Publikation"
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  • "A history of the English language"@en
  • "A history of the English language"
  • "History of the English language"@en
  • "History of the English language"
  • "˜Aœ history of the English language"
  • "History of the english language"
  • "A history of the english language : 2e ed"
  • "A History of the English Language. [With plates.]"@en
  • "A History of the English Language. [With plates.]"
  • "A history of the English language = 英语史"
  • "A History of the English Language ... Second edition. [With plates, including portraits.]"
  • "A history of english language"
  • "A History Of The English Language"@en
  • "A History of English Language"@en
  • "A History of English Language"
  • "A History of the English Language ... Second edition"
  • "A History of the English language"
  • "A History of the English language"@en
  • "A history of the english language"
  • "A History of the english language"
  • "A History of the English Language"
  • "A History of the English Language"@en
  • "A History of the English Language"@ca
  • "A history of the English language = Ying yu shi"
  • "A history of the English language = ying yu shi"
  • "A history of English language"
  • "History of the English language [Baugh]"

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