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Language Myths
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ISBN-13: 9780140260236
ISBN-10: 0140260234
Publication Date: 9/7/1999
Pages: 188
Rating:
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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3.4 stars, based on 6 ratings
Publisher: Penguin Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 1
A wonderful book filled with short articles regarding language. Very interesting subject matter and very nicely put together.
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This book is absolutely AMAZING; it addresses assumptions I didn't even REALIZE could be considered "myths." If you have interest in the topic, grab this guy. I loved it. It brings together so many misconceptions about language and gives them a thorough LINGUISTIC discussion. This isn't a "light" book. It's a valuable resource for language professionals and the interested layperson. Like me. Loved it.