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Title: MOTHER TONGUE
THE STORY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
By: Bill Bryson
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 0141040084
ISBN 13: 9780141040080
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Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
Pub. date: 1 October, 2009
Pages: 288
Description: Presenting a tour of English from its mongrel origins to its status as the world''s most-spoken tongue; its apparent simplicity to its deceptive complexity; its vibrant swearing to its uncertain spelling and pronunciation, this book covers curious eccentricities that make it as maddening to learn and as flexible to use.
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