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Leech, Geoffrey

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Leech, Geoffrey - English, ebook

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Table of contents

1. English — the Working Tongue of the Global Village
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

Part I. History of an Island Language

2. The First 500 Years
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

3. 1066 and All That
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

4. Modern English in the Making
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

Part II. The Spread of English around the World

5. English Goes to the New World
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

6. English Transplanted
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

7. English Varieties in the British Isles
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

8. American and British English
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

9. From Caribbean English to Creole
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

Part III. A Changing Language in Changing Times

10. The Standard Language Today
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

11. Linguistic Change in Progress: Back to the Inner Circle
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

12. English into the Future
Jan Svartvik, Geoffrey Leech

Keywords: Linguistics, Comparative Linguistics, Language Teaching, Sociolinguistics, Literature, general, Historical Linguistics, Language Change

Author(s)
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2006
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
303 pages
Category
Languages
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230596160
Printed ISBN
978-1-4039-1830-7

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