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The Resource Words on the move : why English won't--and can't--sit still (like, literally), John McWhorter

Words on the move : why English won't--and can't--sit still (like, literally), John McWhorter

Label
Words on the move : why English won't--and can't--sit still (like, literally)
Title
Words on the move
Title remainder
why English won't--and can't--sit still (like, literally)
Statement of responsibility
John McWhorter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A bestselling linguist takes us on a lively tour of how the English language is evolving before our eyes and why we should embrace this transformation and not fight it"--provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWhorter, John H
Dewey number
417/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linguistic change
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
  • Sociolinguistics
Label
Words on the move : why English won't--and can't--sit still (like, literally), John McWhorter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015050775
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9781250143785
Lccn
2015050775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Words on the move : why English won't--and can't--sit still (like, literally), John McWhorter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015050775
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9781250143785
Lccn
2015050775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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