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Published: 08 July 2010

256 Pages

5 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9780199735716

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Language Matters

A Guide to Everyday Questions About Language

Second Edition

Donna Jo Napoli and Vera Lee-Schoenfeld

  • Conversational style for the non-specialist
  • Applies to everyday issues of language use
  • Each chapter includes a list of suggested readings and key words

New to this Edition:

  • Revised all chapters
  • Updated references from previous edition
  • Added sections on linguistics and technology, dead languages, and the nature of linguistics