Language Myths - Bauer, Laurie, Professor (Editor), and Trudgill, Peter (Editor)

A unique collection of original essays by 21 of the world's leading linguists. The topics discussed focus on some of the most popular myths about language: The Media Are Ruining English; Children Can't Speak or Write Properly Anymore; America is Ruining the English Language. The tone is lively and entertaining throughout and there are cartoons ...

Language Myths 1999, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140260236

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