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Weeds in the Garden of Words: Further Observations on the Tangled History of the English Language

Weeds in the Garden of Words

Further Observations on the Tangled History of the English Language

AU$34.10

Kate Burridge provides an entertaining look at 'unacceptable' words, phrases and pronunciations in...

Blooming English
ABC Books (2012)
AU$12.99

A collection of observations on the mysteries and intricacies of English generated from talkback...

Gift of the Gob: Morsels of English Language History

Gift of the Gob

Morsels of English Language History

ABC Books (2011)
AU$13.99

A book about the quirks of the English language from an Australian point of view, from popular...

Weeds in the Garden of Words: Further observations of the tangled histor y of the English language

Weeds in the Garden of Words

Further observations of the tangled histor y of the English language

ABC Books (2011)
AU$12.99

People who love English - the way words are used and put together to create meaning; the arcane...

Syntactic Change in Germanic: Aspects of language change in Germanic with particular reference to Middle Dutch

Syntactic Change in Germanic

Aspects of language change in Germanic with particular reference to Middle Dutch

This study examines certain features of Dutch syntax between approximately 1300 and 1650. Of central...

Forbidden Words: Taboo and the Censoring of Language

Forbidden Words

Taboo and the Censoring of Language

AU$48.40

This 2006 book examines how we use language to swear, to insult, and also to be politically correct.

Introducing English Grammar
AU$56.10

Introducing English Grammar introduces readers to the methodology and terminology needed to analyse...

Understanding Language Change
AU$63.06

The Understanding Language series provides approachable, yet authoritative, introductions to all...

The Pacific and Australasia
De Gruyter (2008)
AU$47.62

These new multimedia textbooks cover the phonology, morphology and syntax of varieties of English...

For the Love of Language: An Introduction to Linguistics

For the Love of Language

An Introduction to Linguistics

AU$89.10

This text offers a comprehensive introduction to how language works and the role of linguistics in...