How English Became English
A Short History of A Global LanguageBook - 2016
"Simon Horobin investigates the evolution of the English language, examining how the language continues to adapt even today, as English continues to find new speakers and new uses. Engaging with contemporary concerns about correctness, Horobin considers whether such changes are improvements--or evidence of slipping standards"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
Branch Call Number: 420.9 HOROBIN
Characteristics: xii, 175 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm