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2 edition of Our changing language. found in the catalog.

Our changing language.

Carleton Green

Our changing language.

by Carleton Green

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Published in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUniversity of Hawaii occasional paper, no. 49
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1093 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination17 p.
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6060369M
    LC Control Number49045428
    OCLC/WorldCa2220989

    Language Change: covers the most frequent types of language change and how languages are born and die ; uses data-based exercises to show how languages change ; looks at other key areas such as attitudes to language change, and the consequences of changing language. Change the language your Mac uses. Although your Mac is set to display the language of the country or region in which it was purchased, you can choose a different language to use. For example, if you bought your Mac in the United States but you work primarily in French, you can set your Mac to use French.

    Book Description. Changing English examines the history of English from its origins in the fifth century to the present day. It focuses on the radical changes that have taken place in the structure of English over a millennium and a half, detailing the influences of migration, colonialism and many other historical, social and cultural phenomena. Why language ability remains resilient and how it shapes our lives. We acquire our native language, seemingly without effort, in infancy and early childhood. Language is our constant companion throughout our lifetime, even as we age. Indeed, compared with other aspects of cognition, language seems to be fairly resilient through the process of aging. In Changing Minds, Roger Kreuz and Richard.

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