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Published: 24 September 2020

216 Pages


ISBN: 9780190657215

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You Talkin' To Me?

The Unruly History of New York English


  • 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