By E.E. Wardale
First released in 1937, this booklet offers a heritage of the dwelling progress of the English language from outdated English to the medieval interval. It bargains an in-depth examine of the expansion of vocabulary through literature and social interplay, bringing out the truth that it truly is mainly phrases that overseas impression has affected — leaving sentence structure virtually unaltered. Isolative and combinative alterations in phonology, the accidence of nouns and plurals, pronouns and adverbs, and verbs also are examined in aspect, besides a common review of the gains center English and a short define of every dialect’s so much impressive features.
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