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May I Quote You on That?

By Stephen Spector

A guide to English grammar and usage for the twenty-first century, pairing grammar rules with interesting and humorous quotations from American popular culture.

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The Cambridge Handbook of Endangered Languages

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This book "examines the reasons behind the dramatic loss of linguistic diversity, why it matters, and what can be done to document and support endangered languages."

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Title: Language Myths and the History of English
Written By: Richard J. Watts
Series Title: Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

"Language Myths and the History of English" deconstructs common myths about
the historical development of English and looks at the ideological reasons
for their existence.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Subject Language(s): English
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780195327601
Pages: 352
Prices: U.S. $ 99.00

Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780195327618
Pages: 352
Prices: U.S. $ 29.95