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The prodigal tongue : the love-hate relationship between American and British English, Lynne Murphy

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The prodigal tongue : the love-hate relationship between American and British English
Title
The prodigal tongue
Title remainder
the love-hate relationship between American and British English
Statement of responsibility
Lynne Murphy
Title variation
Love-hate relationship between American and British English
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An American linguist teaching in England explores the sibling rivalry between British and American English"--
Summary
An American linguist teaching in England explores the sibling rivalry between British and American English
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10639617
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Murphy, M. Lynne
Dewey number
427/.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the love-hate relationship between American and British English
Label
The prodigal tongue : the love-hate relationship between American and British English, Lynne Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The Queen's English, corrupted -- The wrong end of the bumbershoot: stereotypes and getting things wrong -- Separated by a common language? -- America: saving the English language since 1607 -- More American, more Ænglisc? -- Logical nonsense -- Lost in translation -- The standard bearers -- The prognosis -- Beyond Britain and America
Control code
ocn994316083
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9780143131106
Lccn
2017057417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)994316083
Label
The prodigal tongue : the love-hate relationship between American and British English, Lynne Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Queen's English, corrupted -- The wrong end of the bumbershoot: stereotypes and getting things wrong -- Separated by a common language? -- America: saving the English language since 1607 -- More American, more Ænglisc? -- Logical nonsense -- Lost in translation -- The standard bearers -- The prognosis -- Beyond Britain and America
Control code
ocn994316083
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9780143131106
Lccn
2017057417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)994316083

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