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Published: 21 July 2020

320 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190657215

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You Talkin' To Me?

The Unruly History of New York English

E.J. White

The Dialects of North America

  • Tells the fascinating story of English in New York City -- a history that encompasses social class, immigration, culture, economics, and, of course, real estate.
  • Features entertaining stories of New York's most famous characters and cultural institutions
  • Shows how the history of New York City and the history of the city's language-scape are deeply intertwined