Bailey Richard W Books
Books di Bailey Richard W con argomento English Language History English Language Variation
Bailey Richard W.
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover)
When did English become American? What distinctive qualities made it American? What role have America's democratizing impulses, and its vibrantly heterogeneous speakers, played in shaping our language and separating it from the mother tongue?A wide-ranging account of American English, Richard Bailey's Speaking American...