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Published: 07 September 2006

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199207640

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The Fight for English

How language pundits ate, shot, and left

David Crystal

  • The story of a thousand years of argument about 'correct' English
  • A world-renowned expert's personal view on the controversy
  • How much do apostrophes and split infinitives matter?
  • From the world's No. 1 language publisher
  • Why we should say no to 'zero tolerance' in language

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