The Speaking Self: Language Lore and English Usage : Second Edition
15 Mar. 2017 | English | ISBN: 3319516817 | 548 pages | PDF | 5.7 Mb
This book aims to explain social variation in language, otherwise the meaning and motivation of language change in its social aspect. It is the expanded and improved 2nd edition of the author’s self-published volume with the same title, based on revised and adapted posts on the author’s Languagelore blog.