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The Resource What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter

What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter

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What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be
Title
What language is
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and what it isn't and what it could be
Statement of responsibility
John McWhorter
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What language is
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and what it isnt and what it could be
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Language
eng
Summary
A tour of the world's languages throughout history offers insight into human communications while challenging popular beliefs about grammar, discussing such topics as the ways linguists hear speech, the world's vanishing languages, and the hodgepodge nature of English
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10022610
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McWhorter, John H
Dewey number
400
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Language and languages
  • Linguistic change
  • Historical linguistics
Target audience
adult
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and what it isn't and what it could be
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What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn679930821
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781592406258
Lccn
2011010208
System control number
(OCoLC)679930821
Label
What language is : and what it isn't and what it could be, John McWhorter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn679930821
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781592406258
Lccn
2011010208
System control number
(OCoLC)679930821

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