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The Fight for English
The Fight for English
Published in 2006, this book was written in response to Lynne Truss’s Eats, Shoots and Leaves, but broadened its coverage to provide a critique of the entire prescriptive tradition in the history of English.
Published in 2006, this book was written in response to Lynne Truss’s Eats, Shoots and Leaves, but broadened its coverage to provide a critique of the entire prescriptive tradition in the history of English.