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The routes of English

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Based on a BBC Radio 4 series, presented by Melvyn Bragg, this book sets out to trace the major shifts in the English language. Melvyn Bragg looks at how English has evolved over 1,000 years, looking at the disappearance of old dialects like that of Cumbria, and how it has been enriched by foreign languages, from Latin, Old French, and then dozens more as conquest, trade and immigration played their part in recent centuries.

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Fair
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
190171019X
ISBN-13:
9781901710199
Publisher:
BBC

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Based on a BBC Radio 4 series, presented by Melvyn Bragg, this book sets out to trace the major shifts in the English language. Melvyn Bragg looks at how English has evolved over 1,000 years, looking at the disappearance of old dialects like that of Cumbria, and how it has been enriched by foreign languages, from Latin, Old French, and then dozens more as conquest, trade and immigration played their part in recent centuries.

Condition:
Fair
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
190171019X
ISBN-13:
9781901710199
Publisher:
BBC

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