Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 March 2016

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780198766810

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Chapter 1

Are Some Languages Better than Others?

R. M. W. Dixon

  • Written in an accessible and engaging style to appeal to a general audience
  • Contains extensive anecdotes and details of unusual linguistic phenomena from a range of languages
  • Offers an entertaining and controversial perspective on whether one language can be considered better than another