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6 edition of Word on the Street found in the catalog.

Word on the Street

Debunking the Myth of "Pure" Standard English

by John H. McWhorter

  • 355 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Perseus Books Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dialectology,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Language,
  • Variation,
  • Spoken English,
  • Linguistics,
  • English language,
  • Social aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7899450M
    ISBN 100738204463
    ISBN 109780738204468

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