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American English / Albert H. Marckwardt ; revised by J.L. Dillard.

; Dillard, J. L. (Joey Lee), 1924-
2d ed.. New York : Oxford University Press, 1980.
ISBN 0195026004, 0195026098

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Other Authors Dillard, J. L. 1924-
Subjects Amerikanisches Englisch.
Anglais (Langue) -- EĢtats-Unis.
Anglais (Langue) -- Histoire.
English language -- United States -- History.
English language -- United States.
English language.
Geschichte.
United States.
Description xi, 192 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) and index.
Contents The English language in America -- The language of the colonists -- Languages and cultures in contact -- Colonial lag and leveling -- Innovation, compounding, derivation, and tall talk -- The rise and fall of the genteel tradition -- Social and regional variation -- The names thereof -- American English, international English, and the future.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5894304
(OCoLC)ocm05894304
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Marckwardt, Albert H. 1903-1975.
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