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The Story of Be
Description: David Crystal presents a verb's eye view of the English language, with examples from the circumstantial (‘how are you?’) to the quotative be (‘so I was like, wow’), from sources as varied as Jane Austen, Hamlet, and Star Wars

An event for Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival
Time: 12:00
Venue: St Peter's Church, Budleigh Salterton
Link: https:/­/­­professor-david-crystal/­




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