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This book provides an introduction to nineteenth-century English in England. It examines a wide range of varieties, including political speeches, newspaper articles, advertisements, obituaries, Sunday School poetry, and culinary recipes, so as to illustrate the range of dialects and levels found in the language of that period. The first part of the book provides an overview of the subject, while the second part contains an extensive selection of texts. 100 exercises spread throughout the book serve to introduce the student to the problems and methods involved in English historical linguistics.

Synopsis:

This book surveys the features of nineteenth-century English and provides over 100 sample texts and numerous exercises.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-319) and indexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521476843
Author:
Gorlach, Manfred
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Author:
G .
Author:
Manfred G
Author:
rlach
Author:
rlach, Manfred
Author:
o
Location:
Cambridge ;
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
England
Subject:
General Language Arts & Disciplines
Subject:
English language--19th century--Grammar
Subject:
English language -- Grammar, Historical.
Subject:
England Languages.
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Series Volume:
6-1997
Publication Date:
19991131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.20x6.22x.83 in. 1.21 lbs.

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