The Fight for English
David Crystal

Summary

David Crystal charts the clashes from Anglo- Saxon times via the language of Shakespeare and Samuel Johnson to our own time of texting and the greengrocer's apostrophe. And he draws on a lifetime's experience and expertise to present the compelling case for saying no to zero tolerance

Specifications

  • Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Publication Place: USA, New York
  • Shelfmark: EDU10.6.13

Category

Education