All about language. Decorations by Donat Ivanovsky.


[1st ed.].. Philadelphia, Lippincott [1954] .

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Subjects Language and languages.
Description 186 pages illustrations 21 cm
Copyright Date [1954]
©1954
Summary How languages developed, and how they are related.
Contents What is Language -- How Did Speech Begin? -- Could We Get Along Without Speech? -- The Art of Writing -- What is Language Made Up Of? -- Language Helps Everybody -- How Language Grows -- Languages Come in Families -- Places and People -- Being Polite at Home and Abroad -- How English Grew -- The Geography of English -- The Byways of English -- How to Use English -- How to Build Up Your English -- Hard and Easy Languages -- Languages of the Western Hemisphere -- The Languages of Europe -- The Languages of Asia, Africa and Oceania -- One Language for Everybody -- Index.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)230032
(OCoLC)ocm00230032
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WorldCat Identities Pei, Mario, 1901-1978.
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