Language Change, Paperback


In Language Change , R. L. Trask uses data from English and other languages to introduce the concepts central to language change.

Language Change: * covers the most frequent types of language change and how languages are born and die * uses data-based exercises to show how languages change * looks at other key areas such as attitudes to language change, and the consequences of changing language.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 102 pages, bibliography, appendix, index
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Historical & comparative linguistics
  • ISBN: 9780415085632


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