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LINGUIST List 21.2538

Tue Jun 08 2010

TOC: English Today 26/2 (2010)

Editor for this issue: Dayn Schulert <daynlinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Daniel Davies, English Today Vol. 26, No. 2 (2010)

Message 1: English Today Vol. 26, No. 2 (2010)
Date: 07-Jun-2010
From: Daniel Davies <ddaviescambridge.org>
Subject: English Today Vol. 26, No. 2 (2010)
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
http://us.cambridge.org

Journal Title: English Today
Volume Number: 26
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date:


Main Text:

Zero tolerance of prescriptivism?
Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade, Rajend Mesthrie

Linguistic cleanliness is next to godliness: taboo and purism
Kate Burridge

The usage guide: its birth and popularity
Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade

The Land of the Free and 'The Elements of Style'
Geoffrey K. Pullum

How Fowler became 'The Fowler': an anatomy of a success story
Ulrich Busse, Anne Schröder

Running for office
Alexander Tulloch

Prescriptivism and descriptivism in the first, second and third editions of 'OED'
Charlotte Brewer

The grocer's apostrophe: popular prescriptivism in the 21st century
Joan C. Beal

ENG volume 26 issue 2 Cover and Back matter
ENG volume 26 issue 2 Cover and Front matter


Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
                            Historical Linguistics
                            Language Documentation
                            Lexicography
                            Sociolinguistics
                            Applied Linguistics
                            English
                            General Linguistics

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