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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

Author: David Crystal

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 052182348X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 506

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Rarely has a book so packed with accurate and well researched factual information been so widely read and popularly acclaimed. This Second Edition of The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language has been fully revised for a new generation of language-lovers. The book is longer and includes extensive new material on world English and Internet English, in addition to completely updated statistics, further reading suggestions and other references. First Edition Hb (1995): 0-521-40179-8 First Edition Pb (1997): 0-521-59655-6 David Crystal is a leading authority on language, and author of many books, including most recently Shakespeare's Words (Penguin, 2002), Language and the Internet (Cambridge, 2001) and Language Death (Cambridge, 2000). An internationally renowned writer, journal editor, lecturer and broadcaster, he received an Order of the British Empire in 1995 for his services to the English language.
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
Language: en
Pages: 506
Authors: David Crystal
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-08-25 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Rarely has a book so packed with accurate and well researched factual information been so widely read and popularly acclaimed. This Second Edition of The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language has been fully revised for a new generation of language-lovers. The book is longer and includes extensive new material
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language
Language: en
Pages: 524
Authors: David Crystal
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This new, thoroughly revised edition of the acclaimed Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language incorporates the major developments in language study which have taken place since the mid 1990s. Two main new areas have been added: the rise of electronic communication in all its current forms from email to texting, and the
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the Language Sciences
Language: en
Pages: 1021
Authors: Patrick Colm Hogan
Categories: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

This nearly one-million-word volume provides an up-to-date and accessible reference resource on all major aspects of speech and language.
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
Language: en
Pages: 573
Authors: David Crystal
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Now in its third edition, The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language provides the most comprehensive coverage of the history, structure and worldwide use of English. Fully updated and expanded, with a fresh redesigned layout, and over sixty audio resources to bring language extracts to life, it covers all aspects
Concise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World
Language: en
Pages: 1320
Authors: David Crystal
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-06 - Publisher: Elsevier

Concise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World is an authoritative single-volume reference resource comprehensively describing the major languages and language families of the world. It will provide full descriptions of the phonology, semantics, morphology, and syntax of the world’s major languages, giving insights into their structure, history and development, sounds,