Living Language: Exploring Kiwitalk

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Living Language: Exploring Kiwitalk - Gordon, Elizabeth

A compilation of 100 columns on language, this book celebrates the work of a sociolinguist who comments on matters of linguistic debate in a weekly column in the "Christchurch Press." Each entry provides a fascinating reflection on the oddities of New Zealand speech, and the discussion pits English language purists against those who fully embrace ...

Living Language: Exploring Kiwitalk 2010, Canterbury University Press

ISBN-13: 9781877257872

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