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

The media are ruining English"; "Some languages are harder than others"; "Children can't speak or write properly anymore." Such pieces of "cultural wisdom" are often expressed in newspapers and on radio and television. Rarely is there a response from experts in the fields of language and language development. In this book Laurie Bauer and Peter ... Read More

Language Myths 1999, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140260236

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