The Emergence of Standard English

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The Emergence of Standard English
Author: John H. Fisher
Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky
Publication date: 1995
ISBN: 0813108527
Number of pages: 224
Format / Quality: PDF
Size: 4 MB

” Language scholars have traditionally agreed that the development of the English language was largely unplanned. Fisher challenges this view, demonstrating that the standardization of writing and pronunciation was, and still is, made under the control of political and intellectual forces.”

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