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Title: Victories fastened in grammar: historical documentation of Irish English
Author: Kevin McCafferty
Institution: UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Linguistic Field: Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Subject Language: English
Abstract: In 'Murdering the language' Moya Cannon imagines Ireland as a shore washed over by human tides. Each invasion added fresh layers to landscape, community and language, until:

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