Much Ado about English: Up and Down the Bizarre Byways of a Fascinating Language
Language: English | PDF | ISBN-10: 1857883721 | 2007 | 156 pages | 0.4 MB
English is the world language - it is used in 115 countries, and around 70 percent of webpages are in English. But English is also complex and unpredictable. Its massive range and wealth of quirks make it fascinating and surprising to native speakers and newcomers alike. Richard Watson Todd's Much Ado About English: Up and Down the Bizarre Byways of a Fascinating Language takes readers on an entertaining journey through the peculiarities, illogicalities and sheer charm of the English language, wandering down the language's idiosyncratic and surprising byways.