The Story of English: Third Revised Edition download free [PDF and Ebook] by Robert Mccrum

The Story of English: Third Revised Edition download free [PDF and Ebook] by Robert Mccrum year 2003
  • Book name: The Story of English: Third Revised Edition
  • Author: Robert Mccrum
  • Release date: 2003/3/27
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780142002315
  • Rating: 9.78 of 10
  • Votes: 898
  • Review by: Alonso Mcalister
  • Review rating: 7.16 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/20
  • Total pages: 468
  • Includes a PDF summary of 43 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Now revised, The Story of English is the first book to tell the whole story of the English language. Originally paired with a major PBS miniseries, this book presents a stimulating and comprehensive record of spoken and written English-from its Anglo-Saxon origins some two thousand years ago to the present day, when English is the dominant language of commerce and culture with more than one billion English speakers around the world. From Cockney, Scouse, and Scots to Gulla, Singlish, Franglais, and the latest African American slang, this sweeping history of the English language is the essential introduction for anyone who wants to know more about our common tongue.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 27H41M24S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Usage & Grammar Guides, Historical & Comparative Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Social & Cultural Anthropology
  • Available formats: TXT, WORD, DOC, TCR, PDF, EPUB, RTF, RB. Compressed in RAR, DMG, ZIP, EML, LZMA, CBR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 22.53 USD
  • Dimensions: 136x201x27mm
  • Weight: 363g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, NY, United States
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