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The Story of English in 100 Words
The story of english in 100 words
Published in 2011, this is a personal selection of 100 words, each representing a strand in the history of the language, and providing a hook on which to hang a discussion of linguistic developments and fashions.
Published in 2011, this is a personal selection of 100 words, each representing a strand in the history of the language, and providing a hook on which to hang a discussion of linguistic developments and fashions.