The English Language In America

The English Language in America
Publisher New York, F. Ungar Publishing Company [1960]
Release Date
Category Americanisms
Total Pages 377
ISBN UOM:39015026805625
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The English Language in America
  • Author : George Philip Krapp
  • Publisher : New York, F. Ungar Publishing Company [1960]
  • Release Date : 1960

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The English Language in America
  • Author : George Philip Krapp
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1966

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Language in Immigrant America
  • Author : Dominika Baran
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-12

Exploring the complex relationship between language and immigration in the United States, this timely book challenges mainstream, historically established assumptions about American citizenship and identity. Set within both a historical and a current political context, this book covers hotly debated topics such as language and ethnicity, the relationship between non-native

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A Key Into the Language of America
  • Author : Roger Williams,Howard M. Chapin
  • Publisher : Applewood Books
  • Release Date : 1997

A discourse on the languages of Native Americans encountered by the early settlers. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into the early contact between Europeans and Native Americans.

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The English only Question
  • Author : Dennis E. Baron
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 1990-01-01

Explores the political, legal, educational, and sociological implications of declaring English the official language of the U.S., and traces the history of American attitudes toward English and minority languages

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American English
  • Author : Walt Wolfram,Natalie Schilling
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-12-29

Read online American English written by Walt Wolfram,Natalie Schilling, published by John Wiley & Sons which was released on 2015-12-29. Download full American English Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Speaking American
  • Author : Richard W. Bailey
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2012-01-23

Investigates the history and continuing evolution of American English, from the 16th century to the present, to celebrate the endless variety and remarkable inventiveness that have always been at the heart of our language. By the author of Images of English: A Cultural History of the Language.

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Made in America
  • Author : Bill Bryson
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1996-03-01

Bill Bryson, who gave glorious voice to The Mother Tongue, now celebrates her magnificent offspring in the book that reveals once and for all how a dusty western hamlet with neither woods nor holly came to be known as Hollywood...and exactly why Mr. Yankee Doodle call his befeathered cap "

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A History of the English Language
  • Author : Richard Hogg,David Denison
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-03-17

The history and development of English, from the earliest known writings to its status today as a dominant world language, is a subject of major importance to linguists and historians. In this book, a team of international experts cover the entire recorded history of the English language, outlining its development

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The Cambridge History of the English Language
  • Author : Richard M. Hogg,Norman Francis Blake,Robert Burchfield,Roger Lass,Suzanne Romaine
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1992

Volume 5 covers the dialects of England since 1776, the historical development of English in the former Celtic-speaking countries, and English other countries.

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Noah Webster s First Edition of an American Dictionary of the English Language
  • Author : Noah Webster,Foundation for American Christian Education
  • Publisher : Foundation for Amer Christian
  • Release Date : 1989

The Webster's 1828 Dictionary is a unique and essential tool for educating Christians; It has the greatest number of Biblical definitions of any reference; Roots are traced in 26 languages; Usage examples come from classical literature and the Bible; This dictionary becomes not only a tool for defining words Biblically, it becomes

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Do You Speak American
  • Author : Robert Macneil,William Cran
  • Publisher : Nan A. Talese
  • Release Date : 2007-12-18

Is American English in decline? Are regional dialects dying out? Is there a difference between men and women in how they adapt to linguistic variations? These questions, and more, about our language catapulted Robert MacNeil and William Cran—the authors (with Robert McCrum) of the language classic The Story of

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Made in America
  • Author : Bill Bryson
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2016-09-08

'Funny, wise, learned and compulsive' - GQ Bill Bryson turns away from travelling the highways and byways of middle America, so hilariously depicted in his bestselling The Lost Continent, The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid and Notes from a Big Country, for a fast, exhilarating ride along the

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English in the Southern United States
  • Author : Stephen J. Nagle,Sara L. Sanders
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-01-09

The English of the southern United States is possibly the most studied of any regional variety of any language because of its rich internal diversity, its distinctiveness among regional varieties in the United States, its significance as a marker of regional identity, and the general folkloric appeal of southern culture.

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The Standard of Usage in English
  • Author : Thomas R. Lounsbury
  • Publisher : Alpha Edition
  • Release Date : 2020-02-25

This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future generations. So that the book is never forgotten we have represented this book in a print format as the same form as it was

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