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Watch Your Language: Mother Tongue And Her Wayward Children
by Robert Gorrell
University of Nevada Press, 1994
Cloth: 978-0-87417-235-5 | eISBN: 978-0-87417-437-3
Library of Congress Classification PE1072.G67 1994
Dewey Decimal Classification 420

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

In this lively, playful celebration of the joys and power of language, Gorrell points to all the signs that show English to be alive and well, and, like any other living thing, constantly evolving. Watch Your Language! covers a wide array of topics of interest to all aficionados of English, from political doublespeak to spelling, from etymology to puns and wordgames. Throughout, Gorrell invites readers to share his love for words.



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