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Essays on English [electronic resource]

by Brander Matthews.

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Main Author: Matthews, Brander
Published: New York, C. Scribner's Sons, [c1921]
Topics: English language.
Genres: Electronic books.
Online Access: HathiTrust Digital Library
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Is the English language degenerating?--What is pure English?--American English and British English.--The vicissitudes of the vocabulary.--The latest novelties in language.--Newspaper English.--The permanent utility of dialect.--A confusion of tongues.--Learning a language.--The advertizer's artful air.--A standard of spoken English.--Style from several angles.--Mark Twain and the art of writing.--One world-language or two?

Table of Contents for: Essays on English