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The Fight for English: How language pundits ate, shot, and left Hardcover – 1 Dec 2006

ISBN-13: 978-0199207640 ISBN-10: 019920764X Edition: 1st

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elegant, accessible, illuminating (Times Education Supplement)


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David Crystal is the foremost writer and lecturer on the English language, with a world-wide reputation and over 100 books to his name. He is Honorary Professor of Linguistics at the University of Wales, Bangor, and has been awarded an OBE for services to the English Language.

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